Kentucky

Western Kentucky man who fired at police fatally shot

ELKTON — Kentucky State Police say a western Kentucky man who fired at officers has been fatally shot.

A statement from the Madisonville state police post says troopers along with deputies from the Todd County Sheriff's Department were called to a domestic disturbance Saturday night at a residence in Elkton. The statement says 27-year-old Jeffrey Anderson came out onto the porch armed with a handgun and a shotgun and began firing at officers.

The statement says officers returned fire and hit Anderson, who was taken to a local hospital where he died.

No officers were injured. The shooting remains under investigation.

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