MARSHALL COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A Benton man faces a domestic violence charges after deputies say he fired shots into a ceiling.
Thomas A. Dudgeon, 52, of Benton is charged with assault 4th degree domestic violence.
A Marshall County deputy was called to Olive Hamlet Road for a domestic assault and shots fired on May 4.
The victim said she and Dudgeon had been drinking and that Dudgeon had allegedly smacked her during an argument.
The woman got a shotgun because she was scared. Dudgeon allegedly took the gun from her and fired shots into the ceiling of a bedroom.
He was taken to the Marshall County Detention Center.