Jury Indicts Bardwell Man in Fatal Shooting
BARDWELL, KY - A Bardwell man has been charged in the fatal shooting of his wife's brother.
Kentucky State Police reported the arrest of 43-year-old Jay Pender after a Carlisle County grand jury indicted him Thursday on a charge of murder. He was booked into the Hickman County Jail.
Pender's wife, Carlisle County Deputy Coroner Laura Pender, called 911 on June 14 and told a dispatcher that her husband and her brother had argued, and it ended in gunfire.
The victim was 49-year-old Scott Daniel McBride of Milburn.