Mother arrested for shooting son

Lori Huffman (Source: Boone County Sheriff's Department)
Lori Huffman (Source: Boone County Sheriff's Department)

VERONA, KY (FOX19) - A teen is recovering in the hospital and his mother is behind bars after a shooting on Sunday night.

Police say Carl Huffman, 60, and his step-son, Tyler Wilson, 19, were fighting outside their home in the 13000 block of Vest Lane around 5:30 p.m.

Tyler's mother, 40-year-old Lori Huffman, came outside fired two shots, inadvertently hitting Tyler in the leg.

Tyler was taken to University Hospital with reported non life-threatening injuries.

Lori Huffman was taken to the Boone County Detention Center and charged with assault and wanton endangerment. She is being held on a $100,000 bond.

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