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Shooting Call in Russellville Ends with Officer Involved Shooting

Date of News Release: 03/15/2016

(Russellville, KY) - The Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green is currently on scene of a shooting at the McDonalds in the limits of Russellville on North Main Street where a male had shot a female and left the scene on foot and encountered Officers with the Russellville Police Department which ended in an Officer involved shooting.

The preliminary investigation shows that a male had shot a female and then left the scene on foot. The female pulled across the street where she was treated and then transported to the Medical Center in Bowling Green for her injuries.

The male walked north on North Main Street where he encountered responding Russellville Police Department Officers which resulted in the male being shot and killed near the Super Wash near the intersection of Armory Drive.

A male subject that was inside the Russellville Donut Shop across from the Super Wash was struck by gunfire and was flown to TriStar Skyline Medical Center in Nashville for treatment.

No Russellville Police Officers were injured during the incident. No other details are available for release at this time.