Arrest made after gun is fired during Owensboro fight

Arrest made after gun is fired during Owensboro fight
Roger Hill (Source: Daviess Co. Detention Center)

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WFIE) - Owensboro Police are investigating a fight that sent one man to the hospital.

They say it happened Wednesday around 1:30 p.m. in the 500 block of Hathaway Street.

While officers were at the scene, they say the victim, 24-year-old D’Andre Mitchell, showed up at the hospital.

Police say he had been hit in the face with a blunt object during the fight.

Officers say there was evidence a gun had been fired at the home, but no one was hit.

Friday they said 18-year-old Roger Ian Hill was arrested.

He’s charged with Assault 2nd Degree and Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree and is currently lodged at the Daviess County Detention Center.

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Police say this is not the first time Mitchell has been hurt. In April 2019, he was shot.

Police say there have been no arrests in that case.

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