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Police: Man Shoots Grandson in Independence Domestic Dispute

A man was shot by his grandfather late Saturday night in Independence, Kenton County Police reported.

Ezekiel Kemp, 21, of Independence was found by responding officers in a driveway on the 2000 block of Maple Tree Lane. He suffered a gunshot wound to his left leg and was transported by ambulance to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center where he was treated and released.

Police said that they determined that Hugh Kemp fired the shot at Ezekiel Kemp.

Hugh Kemp, 74, also of Independence, is Ezekiel Kemp's grandfather, police said. There was a domestic dispute in the driveway, police said.

The investigation is ongoing and no criminal charges have been filed, police said.

-Staff report

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