1 dead, 1 injured in shooting in Calvert City

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CALVERT CITY, Ky. (KBSI) – One person is dead and another injured after a shooting in Calvert City Thursday night.

The Calvert City Police Department responded to 29 Black Knight Drive at 9:50 p.m. for a call of shots fired.

When officers arrived, they found two people with gunshot wounds.

Mark Turner, 60, of Calvert City was taken to Lourdes Hospital by Marshall County EMS. He later died from his injuries, according to the Calvert City Police Department.

Julie Copeland, 63, of Calvert City was taken to Vanderbilt University Hospital by medical helicopter. She was in critical condition.

The Calvert City Police Department is investigating the shooting. The Calvert City Fire Department and Marshall County Sheriff’s Office assisted the police department.

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