Radcliff Police: Suspect accused of deadly double shooting in custody

Published: Nov. 3, 2017 at 12:21 AM EDT|Updated: Nov. 3, 2017 at 1:43 PM EDT
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Bernard Williams (Source: Co-workers)
Bernard Williams (Source: Co-workers)

RADCLIFF, KY (WAVE) - Radcliff police have caught the suspect wanted for a deadly double shooting.

Reports of the shooting came in around 8 p.m. Thursday night. Police said the shooting happened on Knox Boulevard.

One victim has died as of 10:30 p.m.

The gunman, who was on the run for about three hours, was caught not far from the scene around 11 p.m.

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According to the Radcliff police chief, there were two victims - one man and one woman. One victim was flown to University Hospital in Louisville and the other was rushed to the hospital by ambulance.

Radcliff Police Chief Jeff Cross said they believe the man was shot three times, and the woman was shot once.

The man who was identified by co-workers as Bernard Williams, passed away from his injuries. Coworkers said he was an employee at Mark's Feed Store in Elizabethtown.

Police conducted a manhunt for Timothy Hargroves, 36, of Radcliff, the suspected gunman.

They tracked him down to the woods just behind the apartment complex where the deadly shooting happened.

Officer told WAVE 3 News that the shooting is not random, and they believe the victims and shooter know each other.

The motive of the shooting or what led to the incident remains unclear. Anyone with information is asked to call the Radcliff Police Department at 270-351-4470.

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