MILTON, KY (WAVE) - Police believe a teenage girl was killed by her aunt’s ex-boyfriend in an apparent murder-suicide Sunday morning in Trimble County.
According to Trooper Brad Arterburn with the Kentucky State Police, the suspected shooter, 48-year-old Robert Harmon, and a 16-year-old girl were killed. The girl’s aunt, 33-year-old Niki Davis, was taken to University of Louisville Hospital with injuries that police said were not life-threatening.
Police reported that Harmon and Davis were in a relationship that ended about a week ago.
Police responded to the scene around 2 a.m. after they received a call from another teenager in the house. Police said two children who were in the house at the time of the shooting are with family members.