According to officials, on Saturday, a Boone County Sheriff’s Office Deputy heard three gunshots when he was in the area of Garden Drive and Lakeview Drive.
Around 3:49 p.m. the deputy responded to Lakeview Drive to find the gunshot victim and the shooter, who dialed 911 to report the incident.
Authorities said the victim sustained a single gunshot wound to the chest.
Deputies immediately applied a chest seal to the victim’s wound and he was ultimately flown to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center.
According to officials, the victim was alert and conscious in the helicopter and is currently in surgery at the hospital.
According to authorities, responding deputies detained the shooter at the scene and he is currently cooperating with the investigation.
The shooter told investigators he shot the victim because he came to his home and began damaging his vehicle.
The scene remains active; however, detectives believe this is an isolated incident.
There are no other victims and detectives are not pursuing any suspects.
Detectives are expected to remain on Lakeview Drive for several hours as they process the scene and further their investigation.