Hopkinsville family altercation, gunshots fired, one man dead

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Web Editor - Amanda Roberts

 CHRISTIAN Co, Ky - Deputies responded to reports of a shooting, where a man was found with two gunshot wounds to the chest.

Kyle Lee Johnson, 33 was transported to Jennie Stuart Medical Center ER where he later died as a result from his injuries.

According to witness statements, Johnson  was involved in an altercation with his family earlier in the evening, making threats to harm them.

Around 6:15 p.m., Johnson went to his parent's house and broke into the home holding a shotgun.

Witnesses said Johnson's father then shot him twice in the chest.

No arrests have been made at this time, interviews are still being conducted, and the investigation is still ongoing.

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