Clay Co. man charged in shooting

A Clay County man was charged with assault after another man was injured in a shooting Tuesday night in Manchester.

Police said Brian Napier, 38, and Dexter Hicks, 49, argued while inside a home on Pigeon Roost Road. Napier was shot multiple times. Hicks was charged with first-degree assault and is being held in the Clay County Detention Center.

Napier was taken to Manchester Memorial Hospital and later transferred to UK Hospital.