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Ludlow Man Jailed After Florence Shooting

A Ludlow man is in the Boone County Detention Center after two people were shot outside a laundromat in Florence.

Florence Police responded to a report of shots fired near Cardinal Drive where they found two people suffering from gunshot wounds. According to police, there had been two separate groups of people engaged in a dispute in the area during the day. During the last altercation, Greg Black allegedly pulled a gun and fired a shot.

One person was grazed on the hand and another was wounded in the stomach area. Both are expected to recover.

Black. 25. was arrested and charged with first degree assault, second degree assault, and first degree wanton endangerment.

The shooting took place across the street from the Florence skate park.

-Staff report