Boone County deputies searching for shots fired suspect
BOONE COUNTY - Boone County deputies identified a suspect after an early morning shots fired call Monday and were searching for him Monday afternoon.
Major Tom Reddin said deputies went to a home in the 5900 block of Teresa Drive just before 12:30 a.m. Monday. Reddin said deputies learned one family member had tried to shoot another.
Deputies said the 25-year-old victim wasn't hurt and ran away to a house nearby. Reddin said the suspect also ran away before deputies came to the scene.
Reddin said deputies identified the suspect and detectives are searching for him. He said deputies recommended the suspect be charged with assault and armed criminal action.
Reddin said the Boone County Sheriff's Department will release the identity of the suspect once he is arrested or if an arrest warrant is issued.