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Hart Co. Man Arrested After Allegedly Firing Gun After Dispute With KU Employee

Posted at 2:32 PM, Nov 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-05 14:32:14-05

HART COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Hart County man is behind bars after deputies say he discharged a weapon when a Kentucky Utilities employee disconnected his electricity.

According to officials, Aaron Murphy, age 34, was arrested and charged with wanton endangerment.

The arrest is the result of a complaint on Nov. 2, in which Murphy allegedly fired his gun at or near a KU employee following his power being cut off.

Murphy was located and identified on a traffic stop in the Linwood area and was lodged in the Hart County Jail.