UPDATE: Victim identified in deadly shooting on Shaker Mill Bend Road

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9:30 p.m.

Ernest Lasley is being held in the Warren County Regional Jail. The Sheriff's department says this wasn't the first time authorities have been called to the residence.

"There have been a couple of previous calls- one was on Monday. It was a disturbance as well," said Captain Tim Robinson with the Warren County Sheriff's Department.

Authorities also say the suspect, Ernest is the one who called 911 to report the shooting.

Neighbors and family friends who were at the murder scene say Betty was an amazing person who would, "give the shirt off her back for anyone."
6:45 p.m.

Commonwealth Attorney Chris Cohron has confirmed that the victim in the fatal shooting has been identified as Betty Lasley, owner of Betty's Bar in Bowling Green.

Cohron says Betty's husband, Ernest "Mac" Lasley, is charged with murder.


Warren County Sheriff Peanuts Gaines has confirmed a shooting happened Wednesday on Shaker Mill Bend Road.

Limited information is available at this time, but the sheriff's department says one person is in custody.

We have a reporter on the scene saying the coroner is there.

We'll continue to update this story as information becomes available.

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