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Sheriff: Woman shot over apparent social media argument

MASON COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - One woman is in the hospital and another one is in jail after witnesses tell police an argument over social media turned violent.

The Mason County Sheriff's office is investigating a shooting on Walton Pike in Maysville. Sheriff Patrick Boggs tells WKYT the call came in around 11:30am in reference to a female who had been shot.

When crews arrived on the scene they found Arica Woodruff had been shot in the head. Woodruff was transported to Meadowview Regional Medical Center and was later air lifted to UK Hospital. Her condition is unknown at this time.

Police arrested Ankara Alvarado on the scene. Alvarado is charged with murder.


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