KSP trooper fatally shoots one person in Shelbyville - WDRB 41 Louisville News

KSP trooper fatally shoots one person in Shelbyville

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SHELBYVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- One person is dead after being shot by a Kentucky State Police trooper in Shelby County.
 
The trooper was called to a home on Hazel Lawn Drive just after 10 p.m. Sunday on a complaint about a trespasser.

When the trooper pulled up, the person reportedly fired a gun from the porch.  The trooper took cover behind his cruiser, but the person fired again and started moving toward the car.  That's when the trooper returned fire.

The person was taken to University Hospital in Louisville and pronounced dead.  The trooper was not injured.

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