Police: Grandfather shoots teen in Lincoln Co. home

CRAB ORCHARD, Ky. (WKYT) - State police say a man and his teenage granddaughter are both at UK Hospital after an early Thursday morning shooting.

It happened off Highway 39 South, off Simpson Road in Lincoln County. State police say the 18-year-old victim was shot in the leg by her grandfather. The victim's condition has not been released.

State Police confirm the suspect's name is Danny Brummett. Brummett was also taken to UK Hospital with what is believed to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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