Officer Forced to Shoot Suspect

A domestic violence call turns violent in Falmouth.

The Kentucky State Police reports that Falmouth officer Brian Locknane responded to the call on South Liberty Street early Monday morning.

Locknane says the suspect, 44-year-old Albert Teague pointed a rifle at him, so Locknane shot him once in the chest.

Teague was rushed to the hospital in critical condition.

Officer Locknane is on administrative duty during an investigation.