PAINTSVILLE, Ky. (FOX 56) – Kentucky State Police received a call on Friday regarding a shooting in Paintsville.

KSP officials went to a home on Depot Road regarding the reported shooting.

At the scene, KSP said three individuals were found with life-threatening injuries as a result of suspected foul play. The Johnson County Coroner’s Office pronounced the three individuals dead at the scene.

A person of interest was identified and later taken into custody before being transported to a nearby hospital.

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