Two women shot; Barbourville man charged with attempted homicide

Brian Bunch
Brian Bunch

A Barbourville man was arrested early Tuesday in connection with the shooting of two women in Knox County, Kentucky State Police said.

Brian L. Bunch, 38, was charged with two counts of attempted homicide and was being held in the Knox County jail, state police said.

Shortly after 8:30 p.m. Monday, state police in Harlan were notified of a shooting on Bailey Hollow Connector Road in Knox County.

Both women were flown to the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, police said.

The victims’ names were not released by state police.

Bunch was arrested at his home.