FLAHERTY, KY (WAVE) - The woman shot Friday afternoon in a domestic dispute in Meade County has been identified as Magdelena Cook, 47, of Vine Grove.
Kentucky State Police say that her husband, 51-year-old Jackie Cook of Flaherty, allegedly shot his estranged wife during an argument. Mr. Cook surrendered after a brief standoff with police and was taken into custody. He is currently lodged in the Meade County Detention Center, charged with attempted murder-domestic violence. Additional charges are pending.
Magdelena Cook ran to a neighborhood's home for help. She was flown to University Hospital in Louisville with gunshot wounds to the legs. She remains in stable condition.
KSP was assisted by the Meade County Sheriff's Office, Muldraugh Police Department and Meade County EMS.
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