Wednesday, April 9, 2014

One Man Dead, Another Person Arrested after Floyd County Shooting

One man is dead following a shooting yesterday afternoon. Officials with Kentucky State Police say the shooting happened in the Bypro community in Floyd County around 3:00 pm.

State Police worked for about five hours to collect evidence at an apartment building in the small Floyd County community after receiving a call Tuesday.

According to authorities, a man in his 40s, died from multiple gunshot wounds. The body will be sent to Frankfort for an autopsy, which will be conducted today.

Officials are not yet releasing the name of the victim, or the man they took into custody.
The incident remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police Post 9.