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Deputies arrest southern Kentucky man for shooting gun during fight

Deputies arrested Junior Cornett for firing off a gun during a drunken fight.

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LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Deputies have arrested a southern Kentucky man for firing off a gun during a drunken fight.

The Laurel County Sheriff's office says 67 year old Junior Cornett began arguing with a man, then claimed to be a police officer.

Police said Cornett then fired several shots towards the victim's home. A woman and her 13 year old daughter were staying inside.

Cornett faces several charges, including wanton endangerment and impersonating a peace officer.


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