Local man arrested, charged with attempted murder


Reporter- Briana Conner

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky.— A local man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder.

McCracken County Sheriff's Deputies arrested 53-year-old Jeffrey Anderson after being called out to the 2700 block of Pool Road around 9:30 Saturday night.

When deputies arrived, they found Anderson on the front porch holding a knife. Deputies found the victim,  42-year-old Russell Horton, inside the house with apparent injuries to his throat.

Horton was taken to a local hospital where he received treatment for his injuries.