Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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Shooting Incident in Rowan County
Date of News Release: 06/22/2014
(Morehead, KY) - On Sunday June 22, 2014 at 1:20 p.m. Kentucky State Police was notified of a disturbance complaint at 50 Rose Road in Morehead, KY. A male subject at the residence dialed 911 after a possible home invasion at the residence. Troopers arrived on scene to discover a 20 year old male subject with a gunshot wound to the head. The victim was transported to St. Claire Medical Center in Morehead, KY with life threatening injuries. He was later airlifted to the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, KY where he is listed in critical condition. If anyone has any information regarding the shooting please contact the Kentucky State Police in Morehead at 606-784-4127.