TPR Lloyd Cochran
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 11, London
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Accidental Shooting Investigation in Clay County
Date of News Release: 10/23/11
(LONDON, KY.) –- On Saturday, October 22, 2011 at approximately 10:14 AM, the Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a report of a shooting at a residence on KY 11 north of Oneida, KY in Clay County.
Upon arrival Trooper Jeff Senters learned that Charles Neville Wilson, 58, of Oneida, had sustained a single gunshot to the abdomen. Further investigation determined that Wilson was cleaning the handgun when it accidentally discharged.
Wilson was flown to the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington for treatment of his injury.
No foul play is suspected and no charges are expected.
KSP Trooper Jeff Centers is continuing the investigation and was assisted by the Clay County Sheriff’s Department and the Clay County EMS.