Fight leads to shooting

LONDON, Ky. (WYMT) - A fight over the weekend in Laurel County turned dangerous for several members of a one family.

It happened on Memory Lane about 7 miles east of London just after Midnight on Sunday morning.

Police tell us that deputies were called to break up a fight between a man and his stepfather.

Police say both men had weapons and had fired shots at each other.

During the fight, a woman was shot and one of the men was injured enough to require a trip to the hospital.

“The father-in-law was hurt pretty bad. His head and face was banged up pretty bad. The mother was shot in hand,” Gilbert Acciardo said.

Police charged 48 year old Paul Wagers with assault, resisting arrest and alcohol intoxication.


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