Troopers investigate officer-involved shooting in Boyd County

Nab suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to KSP

BOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting Wednesday night in Boyd County that left a man with non-life-threatening injuries.

According to the KSP, troopers received the call from the Boyd County Sheriff’s Department at about 9:15 p.m. A man was taken by Boyd County EMS to Saint Mary’s Hospital in Huntington, West Va., for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, the KSP said.

No sheriff’s deputies or others members of the community were injured. The KSP said the investigation continues and no other information was released about what happened, how a deputy was involved, or other details..

KSP has statewide jurisdiction and investigates officer-involved shootings throughout the commonwealth as requested by local law enforcement agencies. KSP is committed to being transparent while ensuring the integrity of the investigation. To protect the integrity of an ongoing investigation, it is KSP standard operating procedure not to release specific details until vital witnesses have been interviewed and pertinent facts gathered.  Timelines to complete investigations vary based on the complexity of the case.

Categories: Local News, News, State News