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KSP investigates Shooting in Livingston County

Date of News Release: 11/01/2015

(Smithland, KY) - The Kentucky State Police, Post 1 Mayfield received a call reporting a shooting on Heater Store Road in Livingston County on October 31, 2015 at approximately 02:09 A.M.

The Kentucky State Police and Livingston County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene. Upon arrival KSP learned that Aaron N. Wilson, 20 of Paducah, KY, had been shot in the hand. Wilson was flown to Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville, TN where he was treated and released for his injuries.

The shooter was identified as a 17 year old juvenile. The juvenile was lodged in the McCracken Regional Juvenile Detention Center after being charged with Assault 2nd degree and five counts of Wanton Endangerment 1st degree.

Trooper Gerick Sullivan continues his investigation. KSP was assisted on the scene by the Livingston County Sheriff's Office and the Livingston County EMS.