Argument between neighbors leads to shooting in Boone County

BURLINGTON, Ky. -- One person was shot Monday evening in Boone County, during what investigators believe was an argument between neighbors.

Deputies arrived at the 1700 block of Hunters Trace at about 8:30 p.m., and found 39-year-old Ricky Borchers with gunshot wounds to his hand, torso and leg.

He was taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.

Deputies arrested 74-year-old Patrick Ford at the scene. Investigators said they believe Ford was responsible for the attack.

Ford faces charges including attempted murder and tampering with physical evidence.

Borchers has been released from the hospital.

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