On Monday, Sept. 24th, 2018, Katherine Hoffmann was arrested and charged with assault first degree in regards to this shooting.
On Sept. 23, 2018, at approximately 12:47 a.m., the Owensboro Police Department responded to a shooting that occurred in the 1900 block of East 17th Street.
The victim, 36-year-old Omari McFarlane, was shot multiple times and has potentially life-threatening injuries.
Detectives responded to handle the investigation and still working to identify the suspect in this case.
Anyone with any information about the incident is encouraged to call OPD at 270-687-8888, or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484.
Read here about OPD’s newly introduced flex unit designed to protect Owensboro citizens during this increase in violence.