Juvenile charged in deadly shooting in Floyd County

Updated: Jun. 22, 2021 at 11:31 AM EDT
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PRESTONSBURG, Ky (WSAZ) - A juvenile has been arrested and charged with one count of murder following a deadly shooting that took place Sunday.

According to Kentucky State Police, investigators responded to a home on Valleydale Road after receiving a 911 call about a shooting.

When they arrived, investigators discovered a man had been shot and killed.

Kentucky State Police identified the man as Kenneth Harris, 43, of Prestonsburg.

A juvenile male was arrested and now faces murder charges.

Meanwhile, the community is trying to cope with what happened.

“You just have to come together and comfort everyone that’s been hurt by it,” said Aaron Watson of Prestonsburg. “Help everyone out and make them feel loved. Everybody in Prestonsburg, we’re all family pretty much. We’ll help each other through stuff.”

No other information has been released at this time.

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