Man Arrested After Allegedly Assaulting, Firing Shots At Girlfriend

Posted at 4:52 AM, Jun 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-12 04:52:07-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A man is in jail Tuesday after being accused of shooting at his girlfriend.

An arrest citation states 54-year-old Rico Berry got in a fight with his girlfriend at her home around 6:30 p.m. Monday.

He’s accused of punching her, causing minor injury to her face, and then firing two shots in her direction while her son was present.

Berry is charged with 4th degree assault, two counts of wanton endangerment, and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon.