Police: Man shot in back of head in Henderson


HENDERSON, Ky (WEHT) – Police say one person was shot in the back of the head on Wednesday night in Henderson.

Officers responded at approximately 7:30 to the 800 block of Pond Street after a vehicle hit a pole and people heard gunshots. Police say a 17-year-old admitted to shooting the victim with an AR-15 style rifle.

The teenager was arrested and charged with first degree assault. Police did not give an update on the victim’s condition.

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