One person dead, another injured in early morning Paducah shooting

PADUCAH, KY — An investigation is underway after Paducah police found two victims of a shooting Thursday morning.

Around 2:45 a.m., Paducah police officers were called to an apartment in the 2300 block of South 25th Street for a welfare check.

Inside the apartment, officers found two victims with apparent gunshot wounds.

One of the victims was deceased. The other victim was taken to a local hospital. Their condition is unknown at this time.

The names of the victims are being withheld at this time. Paducah police say more information will be released as it becomes available.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Paducah Police Department at (270) 444-8550 or Crime Stoppers at 443-TELL.

Related Articles

Supreme Court Justices to decide if 2020 census can ask about citizenship The Supreme Court will decide whether the 2020 census can include a question about citizenship that could affect the allocation of seats in the House ...
Local high school fishing coach charged with sex offenses On Thursday, the McCracken County Sheriff's Office was contacted by Kentucky State Police on allegations of inappropriate contact and communication be...
Midday weather update: 2/15/19 A quick moving storm will bring a icy mess on the roads this afternoon into the evening.
SNOWMAN 6: Closings due to incoming winter weather We are starting to get closings in the Local 6 area due to the winter weather heading our way.