Owensboro man arrested in connection to disturbance

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT)- 18-year-old Roger Hill was charged with Assault (2nd degree) and Wanton Endangerment (1st degree) after a disturbance Wednesday afternoon.

Officers responded to a welfare check on the 500 block of Hathaway Street and were at the scene when the victim arrived at a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries that police believe happened at the residence.

It is believed the victim was hit with a blunt object. There is also evidence that someone shot a firearm but no one was hit and no one else was injured.

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(This story was originally published on May 15, 2020)

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