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Perry County shooting between brothers, one dead

A man is facing murder charges Monday night after police say he pulled the trigger on his own brother!

Kentucky State Police say Richard and Eugene Barger got into a fight this afternoon at a home in Saul, in Perry County.

Richard Barger was shot in the chest, and died at the scene.

Eugene Barger was taken into custody and charged with one count of murder.

There's no word on what caused the argument.

Eugene Barger was taken to the Kentucky River Regional Jail.


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