Police: 1 dead, 1 injured in shooting; suspect in custody

LA CENTER, Ky. (AP) – Police say a shooting in western Kentucky has resulted in one fatality, one injury and one person taken into custody.

Kentucky State Police say they were called to investigate the shootings early Tuesday in Ballard County and found 18-year-old Theresa L. Hughes of La Center dead and 21-year-old Caitlin L. Houston of La Center suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg.

Police say Houston’s boyfriend, 22 -year-old Shaquille Q. Edwards of La Center, was taken into custody at the scene. Police said charges are pending.


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