SHEPHERDSVILLE, Ky. (TCD) — A mother faces murder charges after allegedly fatally shooting her two young sons in their home this week.
On Wednesday, Nov. 8, shortly after 11 a.m., the Bullitt County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a shooting with injury at 213 Bentwood Drive. According to an arrest report obtained by WLKY-TV, a concerned neighbor went to the home and found the children, ages 6 and 9, in a bedroom covered in blood with a gun on the bed.
The children were transported to Norton’s Children’s Hospital, where they succumbed to their gunshot wounds.
The sheriff’s office identified the children’s mother, Tiffanie Lucas, as the primary suspect, and arrested her on two counts of murder.
WAVE-TV reports that her bond was set at $2 million, and she is set to appear in court for a preliminary hearing on Nov. 14.
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