10-year-old boy fatally shot in Kentucky, police seek person of interest

Kentucky

SHELBYVILLE, KY (AP) – Police say a 10-year-old Kentucky boy who was shot in the chest at his home has died.

News outlets cited a statement from police in Shelby County reporting that emergency crews were called to the home in Shelbyville on Sunday afternoon. The boy was taken to a hospital and later pronounced dead. His name wasn’t released.

The circumstances of the shooting were unclear. No arrests have been made. Shelbyville Police said they were looking for a person of interest.

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