Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
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More Details Released on Shooting of 6 Month Old Baby
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office has released more details from the shooting Wednesday afternoon that left a 6 month old baby girl dead. The new information concerns a witness who was in the house at the time of the incident. She is identified as Ashley Kilpatrick. She told detectives that she overheard the two suspects in a dispute over a handgun. The suspects are the baby’s parents Angela Major and Ken Mason. The witness said the dispute was occurring while the baby was at the feet of the parents. She said she overheard a physical struggle over the handgun which discharged striking Mason in the hand and the baby in the head.
As previously reported, the baby was transported by Rural Metro to U.T. Medical Center where she died Wednesday afternoon.