Owensboro man arrested in connection with weekend shooting

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) – Owensboro Police have arrested 30-year-old John Lee Scott in connection to a shooting over the weekend.

Police responded to the 1100 block of West 9th Street for a reported shooting.

Officers found 27-year-old Christopher McKenzie with a gunshot wound to the leg. He was taken to an area hospital.

Police say Scott is charged with assault and robbery in connection with Sunday night’s shooting.

Scott is being held in the Daviess County Jail.

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(This story was originally published on September 17, 2019)

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