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***UPDATE*** Metcalfe County Shooting

Date of News Release: 04/29/2014

(Edmonton, KY) - 37-year-old Michael Wayne Bennett and 38-year-old Edward Terry Brooks, both of Edmonton, have been arrested and charged with Assault 1st. Bennett was arrested today at 2:00 PM CST, at his residence, at 11693 Edmonton Road, Edmonton. Brooks was arrested today at 5:05 CST, at his residence, at 5051 Greensburg Road, Edmonton at 5:05 CST. Both will be lodged in the Barren County Jail.

Jonathan W. Greer remains in serious but stable condition. The investigation is ongoing at this time.

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Metcalfe County Shooting

Date of News Release: 04/29/2014

(Edmonton, KY) - The Kentucky State Police, Post 15, is investigating a shooting that occurred today in the area of Black Dot Road off KY 70 near the Barren/Metcalfe County line in Metcalfe County. Glasgow dispatch received a call at 6:53 AM CST, from 32-year-old Jonathan W. Greer, stating that he had been shot and was on Black Dot Road. Barren County Sheriff's Office and Barren/Metcalfe EMS responded with the Hiseville Fire Department. Greer was found at the scene, transported to T.J. Sampson Hospital and then airlifted to University of Louisville Hospital where he remains in "serious but stable" condition as of 11:43 CST.

It was determined that the incident occurred in Metcalfe County and Kentucky State Police were notified. The investigation is ongoing at this time.