shooting incident 300ST. CHARLES, Ky. (1/13/14) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting death early Monday morning.

According to a HCSH report, Detective Shawn Bean responded to the home of Kevin Hoffman of 1744 Union Temple Road, St. Charles, after Hoffman reported that he had shot and killed an intruder in his home.

Upon arrival, deputies found Hoffman and the intruder, Tony Earl, inside the residence. Earl was pronounced dead at the scene by Coroner Dennis Mayfield.

The investigation into the death is ongoing.

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