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Shooting in Paducah kills Mounds man, injures four others

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PADUCAH, KY. (WSIL) -- The Paducah Police Department is releasing the names and condition of five victims in a late night shooting.

According to police, Keyshawn Childress, 32, of Mounds, IL, was pronounced dead early Sunday morning at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.

Meanwhile, Demonta Woodward, 21, also of Mounds, was airlifted to an out-of-state hospital, as well, in critical condition.

Keenan A. Parson, 25, of Marion, IL, and Cynthia White, 28, and Miranda
Williams, 29, both of Paducah, all were taken to Paducah hospitals in reported stable condition.

The shooting took place late Saturday night on the city's north side.

Officers in the area of the 900 block of Boyd Street heard multiple gunshots
about 11:50 p.m. Saturday.

About the same time, the Paducah 911 Communications Center began receiving calls reporting that multiple people had been shot.

Officers arrived on scene and found five people who had been shot, and
began rendering aid to them.

Detectives are interviewing witnesses and seeking anyone with information or possible video of the incident.

Those with information should call the Paducah Police Department at (270) 444 -8550.

Brooke Schlyer

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