Police: Shots Fired into Home, Woman Injured
By West Kentucky Star Staff
PADUCAH, KY - Paducah Police are asking for the public's help in their investigation into a shooting on Monday night.

Police say they were dispatched to the 500 block of South 9th Street about 8:15 pm, after getting complaints about gunshots. They spoke to the resident who said someone had fired two shots into the home, while several people were in various parts of the house. 

Detectives say one of the bullets entered the home and grazed the right arm of 70-year-old Rita Story, causing minor injuries. 

Anyone who might have information about this incident is asked to contact the Paducah Police Department at 270-444-8550 or call Crime Stoppers at 270-443-TELL. Tipsters can also find an online tip form at Information leading to an arrest or indictment may result in a reward of up to $1,000.

Published 03:52 PM, Thursday Jan. 05, 2017
Updated 01:34 PM, Friday Jan. 06, 2017

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