Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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Kentucky State Police Investigate Shooting in Lee County
Date of News Release: 03/03/2013
(Beattyville, KY) -- On Sunday, March 3, 3013, at 8:08 am EST the Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was contacted by the Lee County 911 Center concerning a shooting that occurred on Short Hollow Road. Responding deputies discovered a brother and sister had been involved in a domestic altercation when the female allegedly shot the male.
Gregory Joe Tirey, 42 years old of Beattyville, was transported to Marcum Wallace Hospital then onto University of Kentucky Hospital for treatment of his injuries.
Daphne L Marshall, 44 years old of Beattyville, has been interviewed by detectives assigned to Richmond Post.
The investigation continues by Detective Rob Morris. He was assisted at the scene by other KSP personnel, the Lee County Sheriff's Office, and Lee County EMS.