Grand jury to decide whether to pursue charges in Floyd shooting

MARTIN, Ky. — A grand jury will determine whether criminal charges are filed, following a shooting Monday in Floyd County.

Kentucky State Police reports that Racheal Hamilton, Brian Shepherd and Jacob Hamilton were in an altercation at a home on Bucks Branch, when the shooting occurred. Police say Racheal Hamilton fired a gun during the argument, hitting both men.

Shepherd is said to be in critical condition at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Jacob Hamilton’s injuries are not considered to be life-threatening.