Need Public's Help Regarding Shooting Investigation

Time: 8:15pm (approximately)
Location: 500 Block of S. 9th Street, Paducah, KY

The Paducah Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred in the 500 block of S. 9th Street on the evening of Monday, January 2, 2017.

Officers were dispatched to the area in reference to citizen complaints of gunshots. Responding officers spoke to a resident who reported an unknown person fired two shots into her house. According to Detective Jason Hicks, the house was occupied by multiple people in various locations throughout the residence, when the shooting occurred. One of the bullets fired into the home grazed the right arm of 70-year-old Rita Story, causing minor injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Paducah Police Department at 270-444-8550 or Crime Stoppers at 270-443-TELL. Tipsters also may access the Online Tip Form. Information leading to an arrest or indictment may result in a reward of up to $1,000.