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Father Shoots, Kills Son in Hopkinsville

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HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. -- An investigation is happening at this hour by police after a father shoots and kills his son.

According to the Christian County Sheriff's Office, 33-year-old Kyle Johnson, of 7709 Greenville Road, forced his way into his parents home at 7705 Greenville Rd. with a shotgun just after 6 p.m. Thursday night. Johnson died after his father shot him twice in the chest.

Witnesses say Johnson had an altercation earlier in the evening with his family and made threats to harm them.

No arrests have been made at this time.