15-year-old girl shot, on life support

LEDBETTER, KY – Kentucky State Police says a 15-year-old girl is on life support after she was shot while attending a party in Ledbetter, Kentucky on Saturday night.

KSP reports detectives have arrested and charged Tyler P. Jones, 19, of Ledbetter with assault 1st degree; and Alexis Johnson, 20, of Paducah with hindering apprehension. Both Jones and Johnson were taken to McCracken County Jail.

KSP says the juvenile victim’s name will not be released anytime soon. She is currently on life support at a hospital in Paducah.

If you have any information about this shooting, call Kentucky State Police Post 1 at 270-856-3721. You can also call KSP anonymously at 1-800-222-5555.

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