A man was listed in serious condition Wednesday at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital after he was shot Tuesday by a McCreary County sheriff’s deputy.
Police were sent to Day Ridge Road about 3 p.m. Tuesday on a report of a man causing a disturbance and brandishing a firearm, according to Kentucky State Police.
Two deputies found a man running from a home, according to state police. The man then allegedly turned and pointed a gun at the deputies.
Deputies then fired at the man, according to state police.
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Anthony C. Murphy, 46, of Whitley County was treated at the house and then was flown to UK hospital, according to state police. No officers were injured.