Man charged with killing uncle, wounding woman

HINDMAN, Ky. (AP) — Police say a Kentucky man shot his uncle and a woman and has been charged with murder and assault. Kentucky State Police said in a statement that 29-year-old Travis Short called dispatchers Sunday and told them he had shot 45-year-old Denver Patrick and 68-year-old Edna Patrick. Denver Patrick was pronounced dead at the scene. Authorities say Edna Patrick was taken to a hospital, where she was listed in stable condition. Police didn’t release a motive for the shooting. Short was arrested and taken to the Kentucky River Regional Jail. It wasn’t clear whether he has an attorney.