McCreary County Deputy Shot, 1 Man Arrested

Kentucky State Police report a McCreary County Deputy was shot after responding to a domestic dispute around 8pm last night.

The officer arrived at a residence on the Lick Creek Road and was allegedly shot by 48 year old Mark Dungan of Science Hill.  State Police say Dungan left the scene and struck a vehicle driven by a constable head on, eventually stopping at a nearby cemetery where he was located by other McCreary County Deputies and State Police. He was then arrested, the constable was not injured, the deputy was taken to UT Medical Center in critical condition.  The investigation continues.