Hend SO BadgeHENDERSON COUNTY, Ky. (11/13/19) — Henderson County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded 4:27 p.m. Tuesday to a shots fired call off the 2100 block of Alma Avenue.

Deputies located a man identified as James Ryan Wooten, 27 of Henderson, reporting he fired a 12-guage shotgun from inside his vehicle that was in a ditch near several homes including his girlfriend’s residence.

HCSO indicated Wooten and his girlfriend were arguing inside of his truck. When she got out of the vehicle and began walking away, Wooten “put the shotgun out the window and fired it.” No one was injured during the incident.

Wooten was charged with first-degree wanton endangerment and taken to Henderson County Jail.

Nick Risley

SurfKY News Reporter

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