Campbellsville man charged with murder after Friday-night shooting

kward1@herald-leader.comApril 20, 2013 

A man was charged with murder after police say he shot another man in the chest in Campbellsville on Friday night.

Richard Riggs, 56, went to Orvey Carl Harris' home on Saloma Road at about 9 p.m., and the two got into a fight, according to a news release from the Taylor County sheriff's office.

Police say Riggs shot Harris once in the chest, then left.

Officers with the sheriff's office found Harris, 60, dead at about 9:20 p.m.

They arrested Riggs at his home on Maple Road in Campbellsville without incident.

Riggs was taken to the Taylor County Detention Center.

Karla Ward: (859) 231-3314. Twitter: @HLpublicsafety

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