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Man Shot After Unlawfully Entering Residence Arrested

Date of News Release: 3/29/2017

Brownsville, KY (March 29, 2017)- The male subject that was hospitalized from being shot by a 17 year old juvenile after unlawfully entering a residence on March 19, 2017 in Edmonson County has been released from the Medical Center in Bowling Green today where he was then arrested on a warrant that had been obtained in reference to this investigation.

Burton A. Houchin (51) of Brownsville was arrested on this warrant and lodged in the Warren County Regional Jail where he was charged with Burglary 1st Degree.

The investigation is still ongoing and being led by Detective Michael Wathen. The arrest was made and the warrant served by Master Trooper Mike Hatler. No other information is available for release at this time.