Man charged with murder in Bullitt County shooting

Man charged with murder in Bullitt County shooting
Edward L. Alcorn (Source: BCDC)

BULLITT COUNTY, KY (WAVE) - A man is charged with murder after ;police say he shot and killed his half brother in Bullitt County on Saturday morning.

Officials with the Bullitt County Sheriffs Office confirm a call came in to dispatch around 7:15 a.m. Saturday morning of someone shot on Majestic Boulevard.

Once on scene, crews found a home barricaded. When they entered the house, they found Daniel Wagner, 46, with multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Hours later, officials charged Edward L Alcorn Jr., 48, with murder in connection to the shooting.

Alcorn is being housed at the Bullitt County Detention Center.

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