BEREA — The Kentucky State Police have made an arrest in connection with a shooting Saturday on Wolf Gap Road in Madison County.
Bobby Willis, 47, of Berea, was charged with second-degree assault and taken to the Madison County Detention Center, according to a news release from the KSP.
The KSP Richmond post was contacted at 1:37 a.m. Saturday by the Madison County Sheriff's Department concerning a shooting victim, Andrew Olson, who was being treated in the St. Joseph Berea emergency room, the release stated.
Olson, who was injured in his back and shoulder areas, was taken to the UK Medical Center and has since been released, KSP Post 7 spokesperson Trooper Paul Blanton said.
The troopers determined Olson had been shot on Wolf Gap Road, and subsequently arrested and charged Willis.
Detective Chris Short is the investigating officer, and he was assisted by Sgt. Steve Owen, Sgt. Toby Coyle, Trooper Kenny Sandusky and Trooper Aaron Hall, according to the release.
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