One man dead, another arrested after a shooting in Floyd County

BYPRO, Ky. (WKYT) - One man is dead and another man is in jail after a shooting in Floyd County.

Kentucky State Police responded to the shooting in the Bypro Community around 3:00 p.m. Tuesday.

They remained on the scene through the afternoon collecting evidence at an apartment building. According to police when they arrived on the scene they found one man dead and a second man who was taken into custody.

The Floyd County Coroner, Greg Nelson, says the man in his 40s, died from multiple gunshot wounds. Nelson says the body will be sent to Frankfort for an autopsy, which will be conducted on Wednesday.

Officials are not yet releasing the name of the victim, or the man they took into custody.

The incident remains under investigation by the Kentucky State Police.


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