1 dead, 1 injured after shooting in Barbourville, Ky.

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Kentucky State Police says one person was killed and another injured in a shooting Wednesday in Knox County.

Police say they were called to a home on Higgins Hollow Road in Barbourville just before 5 p.m. where they found two men had been shot.

Glenn Edwards, 57, was pronounced dead at the scene. His body will be sent to the state medical examiner’s office for an autopsy.

KSP, the Barbourville Police Department and the Knox County Sheriff’s Department had a brief barricade situation with Glenn Powell, 71, until he came out of the house.

Powell detained and taken to the hospital for injuries he sustained. He is currently listed in critical condition at UT Medical Center.

Charges are pending..

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