Edmonson County Sheriff releases new details on 15-year-old’s death

BROWNSVILLE, Ky. – The Edmonson County Sheriff’s Office is releasing new details on the death of a 15-year-old, who the law enforcement agency said was killed in a tragic shooting accident Tuesday morning.

According to investigators, the young man who died was with two other juveniles when the shooting occurred in the Rocky Hill community. The law enforcement agency is not releasing the names of anyone involved.

An autopsy has taken place in Tennessee.

According to Edmonson County Sheriff Shane Doyle, once his agency’s investigation is finished, it will be turned over to the Edmonson County Attorney for review to determine if any criminal charges are appropriate.