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UPDATE: Man indicted on murder charge for March shooting


LETCHER COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - Update: 4/23/14

A grand jury indicted Milburn Glover on murder wanton endangerment, and a weapons charge.

Police believe Glover shot and killed David Ritchie, killing him along
Boothhill Road in Letcher County.

Originally Glover only faces a possession of a firearm by a convicted felon charge.

An arraignment date is set for May 15th.

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UPDATE: 4:30 p.m.

Kentucky State Police say 37-year-old David Ritchie of Blackey was shot to death on Boothill Road just after 6:00 p.m. Sunday.

Investigators believe Ritchie got in an argument with two men, Milburn Glover and William Banks.

That is when KSP say Ritchie allegedly assaulted Glover of Cornettsville, who fired one shot killing Ritchie.

Glover was arrested and charged with one count of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

He also faces charges stemming from an unrelated warrant.

At this time, Glover does not face any other charges.
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Kentucky State Police say one man is dead following a shooting in the Letcher community.

The shooting happened on Boot Hill Road just off of Highway 7 South.

At this time police are still piecing together what happened.

The name of the victim has not been released. We hope to bring you more information as it becomes available.


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