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Shooting leads to arrest of Carroll County man

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GHENT, Ky. (WDRB) – A Carroll County man is in the hospital and another is in jail after an overnight shooting. 

Saturday night, Kentucky State Police troopers and  Carroll County Sheriff's Department deputies responded to 94 Kinman Lane in Ghent after receiving a call that someone had been shot. 

30-year-old Alan Martin, from Ghent, KY, had been shot in the leg.  Witnesses at the scene told Troopers that Martin had been shot by 28-year-old Shawn Renaker, also from Ghent, KY. 

Renaker had fled the scene on foot but was later located and apprehended at a nearby residence.  Martin was flown to University Hospital for non-life threatening injuries. 

Renaker is in custody at the Shelby County Detention Center.

The investigation is still underway and by the Carroll County Sheriff's Office and Carroll County EMS.

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