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.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Sheila Hopper

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Most Read This Week

May 22, 2015 6355

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 5711

Owensboro Health Proposes Building $15M Health…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 4685

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 18, 2015 4142

Madisonville Man Wanted for Attempted Murder in…

by SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 3794

Two Charged with Marijuana Possession after…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10401

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 15, 2015 7371

Investigation of Local Barber Shop Leads to Drug…

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 22, 2015 6355

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 4685

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 1149

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - May 22, 2015

by SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 1088

MPD Seeks Three in Residential Robbery

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 1032

Elks BBQ Fundraiser Quick Sell Out

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 965

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 878

One Vehicle Collision Sends One to ER

by SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 868

Governor Announces Hopkins County as Kentucky…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 785

Post 2 Telecommunicator among KSP Graduating Class

by Trooper Stu Recke
May 22, 2015 619

Omni Visions Seeks to Recruit Foster Families

by Karen Jones