Teen shot in Livingston County, 19-year old arrested

A 15-year old girl was shot Saturday night in Livingston County and a 19-year old man was arrested.

Kentucky State Police says the shooting happened about 8:30 a.m. at a gathering in Ledbetter and the victim was taken to a hospital in Paducah, were she was placed on life support.

Investigation led to the arrest of 19-year old Tyler Jones of Paducah on a first-degree assault charge. Troopers also arrested 20-year old Alexis Johnson of Paducah for hindering the apprehension of a fugitive.