Trooper David Jones
Kentucky State Police
Post 6, Dry Ridge
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Bourbon County Shooting
Date of News Release: 08/20/2012
(Paris, KY) – The Dry Ridge Post of the Kentucky State Police received a call at 1949 hours (7:49 p.m.) from an address on Shawhan Road in Bourbon County. The call was of a female that had been shot in the hand by a male subject. Through the course of the investigation it was learned that Danny Hutson had shot the female in the hand and fled the area. Danny Hutson later turned himself in to Troopers and was arrested at that time. He has been charged with attempted murder and lodged at the Bourbon County Detention Center. The female was transported to the hospital by private vehicle for a minor wound to her right index finger. The case remains under investigation by Trooper Kenneth Leavell, Trooper David Holland and Detective Anthony Gatson.