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One man killed, another injured in Knox County shooting

Kentucky State Police released this picture Wednesday of the scene in Knox County where two men were shot, one fatally.
Kentucky State Police released this picture Wednesday of the scene in Knox County where two men were shot, one fatally. Kentucky State Police

Kentucky State Police are investigating a shooting in Knox County that left one man dead and injured another.

Troopers were called to Higgins Hollow Road just before 5 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a shooting.

Glenn Edwards, 57, of Gray was found dead of a gunshot wound at the scene and another man barricaded himself inside his house, according to state police.

The man who barricaded himself inside the house, identified as Glenn Powell, 71, of Barbourville, surrendered soon after, according to state police. He was detained by police and taken to a local hospital with a gunshot wound.

Powell’s condition improved to stable Thursday morning, state police said.

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