Man Facing Attempted Murder After Firing Shots in Marion

Shots rang out in a neighborhood in Marion this past Tuesday.

 

The Marion Police Department issued a release late Wednesday calling the incident a domestic situation.

 

Officers were sent to the area of 510 Grant Street for the report of a shooting.

 

The male suspect pulled a gun on the female victim and her friend.

 

When the female victim was able to get out of the house, the male, identified as 77 year old Kenneth N. Morgan, followed her outside and began shooting at her as she ran from the property.

 

Morgan was still found to be in possession of the firearm when officers arrived. He was taken into custody without incident and is being held on the charge of Attempted Murder at the Multi County Jail.

 

No one was injured, and the incident is still under investigation.