Master Trooper Norman Chaffins
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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Battletown Family Feud In Meade County Leads To Two People Being Shot
Date of News Release: 12/06/2012
(BRANDENBURG, KY) – On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at approximately 6:50 p.m. ET KSP Post 4 was notified by Meade County Dispatch of a fight in progress with shots fired at 7160 Battletown Road in Meade County. Prior to Trooper's arrival Post 4 was notified that two males had been shot. The preliminary investigation revealed that 64-year-old John L. Kenley and 50-year-old James R. Kenley got involved in a heated family dispute which led to them shooting one another. Both suspects were shot multiple times and transported to U of L Hospital. This investigation is ongoing by Detective Aaron Gabhart. This case will be presented to the Meade County Commonwealth's Attorney's Office once the investigation is complete.