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Death Investigation in Breckinridge County

Date of News Release: 06/27/2011

(Elizabethtown, Ky.) - On June 26th, at 11:06 PM eastern time, Kentucky State Police Post 4 in Elizabethtown received a report of shots being fired on Sandy Beach Lane in McDaniels. Initial reports had indicated that a male at the residence had shot his wife and there where still children inside the residence. Upon arrival at the scene the Breckinridge County Sheriff's office had one male detained and one male and one female victim where still at the residence. The female victim was transported to Breckinridge War Memorial Hospital in Breckinridge County where she later succumbed to her injuries. The male victim was transported to Twin Lakes Hospital in Grayson County then air lifted to University Hospital in Louisville where he is currently being treated. The incident is still under investigation, all names are being held pending notification of next of kin.

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