A Kentucky man broke into his ex-girlfriend’s home and attacked her, but it didn’t go as planned because he’s now the one recovering in the hospital.
— Mike Beier (@mikebeierWKYT) May 10, 2016
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Police say the woman had a domestic violence order against William J. Redd following an abusive relationship.
When multiple 911 calls came in about shots fired in the normally quiet neighborhood, they found Redd lying on the front yard of the house with multiple gunshot wounds.
Reports indicate that Redd, as the Dixie Chicks famously put it, “walked right through that restraining order” but he’s the one that ended up in intensive care.
“We arrived to locate a male victim in the front yard with multiple gunshot wounds,” said Lt. Jeremy Tuddle. “He was conscious at the time and transported to the hospital in serious condition.
Neighbors say the incident has them concerned about their peaceful neighborhood.
“The bullet came right through my den and ricocheted across the room,” neighbor Loretta Brown told local reporters.
And here’s the music video to the Dixie Chicks song “Goodbye Earl” about a similar situation: