UPDATE: The Mayfield Messenger reports 23-year-old Savannah Hancock has died from injuries sustained from a Tuesday night shooting.

Mayfield Messenger says Hancock passed away at 4:11 p.m. Thursday in Deaconess Hospital in Evansville Indiana.

Mayfield Police Chief Nathan Kent tells the Mayfield Messenger shots allegedly had been fired into two homes Tuesday night in two drive-by shootings. It was during the second shooting at 10:31 p.m. where Kent says Hancock was hit in the neck with a bullet at 702 Lee Street.

The first shooting was at 1204 S. Sixth Street at 9:15 p.m. The bullet hit a television screen and no injuries were reported.

Kent tells the Mayfield Messenger that it’s unclear if the two shootings were connected or if Hancock was the intended victim.

If anyone knows any information in either shooting, call 911 or the Mayfield Police Department at (270) 247-1621.


UPDATE: The Mayfield Police Department has named the victim in an overnight shooting in Mayfield.

Police said 23-year-old Savannah Hancock of Mayfield was transported to an area trauma center and is listed in critical condition.


MAYFIELD, KY — A person was injured in an overnight shooting in Mayfield.

Mayfield police say a person was shot on West Lee Street. They were taken to Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Indiana.

The shooter is still on the loose.

Anyone with information should call the Mayfield Police Department at (270) 247-1621.