SHEPHERDSVILLE, Ky. (FOX 56) — A bond has been set in the case involving the shooting death of two children in Bullitt County.

Tiffanie Lucas, 32, appeared before a judge Thursday on two counts of murder. The judge said Lucas was a danger to the public and set her bond at $2 million.

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The Bullitt County Sheriff’s Office said it responded to a reported shooting at 213 Bentwood Drive around 11:07 a.m. When authorities arrived, two children were found with gunshot wounds.

Both children were taken to Norton Children’s Hospital in critical condition. Police said both kids, a 6-year-old and a 9-year-old, died from their injuries.

Lucas is scheduled to be back in court next week.


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Two children are dead after a shooting Wednesday in Bullitt County.

The Bullitt County Sheriff’s Office said it responded to a reported shooting at 213 Bentwood Drive around 11:07 a.m. When authorities arrived, two children were found with gunshot wounds.

Both children were taken to Norton Children’s Hospital in critical condition.

At 2:50 p.m., police said both kids, a 6-year-old and a 9-year-old, died from their injuries.

Their mother, 32-year-old Tiffanie Lucas, was later arrested and charged with two counts of murder.

Tiffanie Lucas’ bond has been set at $2 million, according to court records. She was also appointed a public defender.

The terms of her bail would include no use of alcohol or drugs, no new arrests or violations of the law, and she cannot use or possess a firearm or other weapon.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Bullitt County Sheriff’s Office E911 dispatch center at 502-543-7074, the crime tip line at 502-543-1262, or email crimetip@bcky.org.