Man charged with murder in shooting of Clay Co. hunters

CLAY COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Investigators say a man accused of shooting two hunters has been arrested.

The Clay County Sheriff says Dwight Hughes, 61, has been charged with murder, assault and wanton endangerment. A grand jury indicted him Thursday.

Investigators say Hughes shot Brian Griffin and Jason Roberts in April. The two men were hunting at the time. Griffin died. Roberts survived.

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