A man was shot and killed by police behind a high school this afternoon in Hardin County.
Kentucky State Police say a man who who had murdered his wife earlier in the day went to John Hardin High School to pick up his child and was confronted by police, while sitting in a van. The murder suspect was then shot and killed by troopers.
As a result, three schools, John Hardin High, Bluegrass Middle and New Highland Elementary, were placed on lockdown. The lockdown was lifted at 1:45.