HARNED, Ky. -- On Tuesday at approximately 5:33 p.m. ET, Kentucky State Police say they received a call stating that someone had been shot at a residence at 907 Hwy 259 South in Harned in Breckinridge County.
KSP says the preliminary investigation revealed that a 17-year-old juvenile shot his step father, Hugo Martinez, 37, during a domestic violence dispute.
The step father was pronounced dead at the scene by the Breckinridge County Coroner.
The juvenile is in police custody and has been charged with manslaughter.
An autopsy on the victim will be conducted at a later time.