Kentucky State Police identify suspect of Grant County shooting

Kentucky State Police identify suspect of Grant County shooting (Kentucky State Police)

CRITTENDEN, Ky. (WKRC) - Police have identified a suspect in a Grant County shooting.

They are searching for 19-year-old Matthew Paul Reusch, who is from Ludlow. Reusch is a white male that is 6' tall, weighs 160 pounds, has brown hair and brown eyes. If you see Mr. Reusch it is asked that you contact 911, or if you know his whereabouts, please contact the Kentucky State Police at (859) 428-1212.

The shooting occurred on Friday around 9 p.m. on U.S. 25 near Violet Road in the Crittenden area.

Troopers said when they arrived, they found numerous shell casings and blood and learned the victim transported himself to a local hospital.

Their initial investigation revealed a verbal altercation broke out among several people. After the altercation, two people went back to their car. As the car was pulling away, one person began firing a weapon at the group still standing on U.S. 25.

Troopers are now looking for the individuals in the car. It is believed to be a white, four-door Toyota Camry and could possibly have bullet holes in the rear end of the vehicle.

If you have any information, you are asked to call Kentucky State Police at 859-428-1212.

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