A 47-year-old Estill County man was fatally shot Tuesday night during an altercation with his "elderly" father in Irvine, Kentucky State Police said.
The victim, identified as Millard E. Dixon of Irvine, was shot at his father's residence on Sugar Hollow Road just before 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, the Richmond state police post said.
Dixon was taken to the Marcum and Wallace Memorial Hospital in Irvine, where he died as a result of his injuries, police said.
No arrest had been made in the case and no charges had been filed as of Wednesday morning, according to police.
The father's name and age were not released. Police called the father elderly.