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
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.