Greenup County Man Hit by Stray Bullet, Survived

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

Kentucky State Police say a Greenup County man was getting ready to leave for church when he was shot in the back.

Investigators say the bullet came through a rear wall of Kenneth Sparks' home and was apparently a stray shot.

The 29-year-old Sparks was in stable condition at Cabell Huntington Hospital in West Virginia after the incident which occurred around 5:30 p.m. Sunday.

The shot apparently came from the Happy Ridge area. The shooter wasn't immediately known. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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