Police Release Names in Fatal Reidland Shooting
By West Kentucky Star Staff
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY - A shooting Saturday night in McCracken County left one man dead and another man injured.

According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Office, the shooting took place around 11 pm at a home on Stiles Road near the intersection of Babbland Drive in Reidland. When deputies arrived, they found one man lying in the driveway with gunshot wounds, and another man inside the home dead from an apparent gunshot wound.

Police said the it appears the two men tried to burglarize the home because a door was kicked in. Neither of the two men shot lived at the home. Deputies said the homeowner was there when the door of the home was kicked in and fired shots that struck the two men.

The man killed at the scene was identified by police as 39-year-old Toby William Reed of Cunningham. The injured man, 34-year-old Robert Christopher Ingram of Paducah, was transported by Mercy Regional EMS to a local hospital, and then airlifted to a hospital in Nashville, TN with apparent life threatening injuries.

Police have not released the shooter's name.

Published 09:30 AM, Sunday Jan. 08, 2017
Updated 08:28 AM, Friday Jan. 13, 2017

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