Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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Assault 1st Degree Investigation in Clay City
Date of News Release: 08/29/2010
(Morehead, Ky.) -- Kentucky State Police Morehead received a call for service of a domestic disturbance at 29 3rd Avenue in Clay City. Jessica Dunn was transported to Clark Regional Medical Center for treatment of a gunshot wound to her finger. Mrs. Dunn was shot in the finger by her husband Levi Dunn after an argument. Mrs. Dunn was attempting to stop her husband from doing harm to himself, and was inadvertently shot in the finger. Three children were also in the residence at the time of the altercation, none were injured. Levi Dunn was charged with Assault 1st Degree, and Endangering the Welfare of a Minor. He has been lodged at the Powell County Detention Center. The incident remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police Morehead.