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Shooting Investigation

Date of News Release: 03/16/2012

(Post 12 Frankfort) -- On Thursday, March 16, 2012, at 10:43 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Frankfort Post received a complaint of shots fired and vehicles chasing each other westbound on I-64 in Franklin County.

Our investigation has revealed that multiple occupants in two vehicles meet in a Franklin County in a parking lot off of US-127. A dispute occurred that led to a shooting followed by a high speed chase that ended at exit 43 on I-64, in Shelby County at the Waddy exit. One person in the vehicle was transported to the University of Louisville Hospital with a non-life threatening gunshot wound. The other unknown vehicle left the scene.

The shooting remains under investigation by the KSP Frankfort Post.

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