WAYLAND — A Floyd County man was charged with rape and taken to the hospital, after reportedly being shot by a relative of the victim over the weekend.
According to Kentucky State Police reports, David Jason Slone, 38, of Wayland, was found at the scene in Wayland Saturday with a gunshot wound. Slone was repotedly taken to a Lexington hospital to treat the wound, where he was charged with first-degree rape.
Slone’s arraignment will be scheduled once he is released from the hospital.
Assistant Floyd County Attorney Tyler Green said that state troopers also arrested 40-year-old Kathleen Keen, identified as the relative of the rape victim, and charged her with first-degree assault for allegedly shooting Slone.
Keen was transported to the Floyd County Detention Center. She was released the same day on a $50,000 surety bond. She is next scheduled to appear in Floyd District Court on May 9. ..Source.. by Jack Latta