Kentucky man in critical condition following evening shooting

A Bell County, Kentucky man is listed in critical condition at UT Medical Center following an evening shooting.

Bobby Rutherford, 24 (Photo Courtesy: Bell County Sheriff's Office)

BELL COUNTY, Ky. (WVLT) -- A Bell County, Kentucky man is listed in critical condition at UT Medical Center following an evening shooting.

According to Bell County Sheriff, Bruce Bennett, Mark Lewis, 39, of Middlesboro was shot multiple times Wednesday night.

Deputies arrested Bobby Rutherford, 24, also of Middlesboro, charging him with 1st Degree Assault and Tampering with Physical Evidence.

Rutherford is being held in the Bell County Detention Center where he will be arraigned Thursday morning.

A motive has not yet been determined, and the investigation is ongoing.


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