Man charged with shooting of teen in Bardstown

Man charged with shooting of teen in Bardstown
Tyran Maddox is charged with attempted murder and wanton endangerment in connection with the shooting of a 17-year-old girl in Bardstown. (Source: Nelson County Jail)

BARDSTOWN, Ky. (WAVE) - A Nelson County man is charged with attempted murder and wanton endangerment in connection with a shooting in Bardstown.

According to Bardstown police, officers were called to the Speedy Mart at 603 Bloomfield Road shortly after 7 p.m. Tuesday on a report of shots fired. Soon after, police were notified at about a 17-year-old girl who had arrived at Flaget Memorial Hospital with a gunshot wound to the left side of her chest.

Detectives said their investigation led them to identify Tyran Maddox, 18, of Bardstown, as the suspect.

Maddox was arrested just before 1 a.m. during a traffic stop on Highway 245 and was booked into the Nelson County Jail. His bond was set at $100,000 cash.

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