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Police and EMS responded to a shooting at a residence off Peter's Creek Road in Austin on Friday. 

AUSTIN — The Barren County Sheriff's Office is investigating a death after a man was found with a single gunshot wound in the Austin community Friday afternoon.

According to a news release issued by the BCSO, authorities responded at about 12:36 p.m. to a shooting following a family dispute at 3888 Peter's Creek Road. Upon arrival, deputies found Mark Adam Bellamy, 29, of Park City at the residence with a single gunshot wound.

Bellamy was pronounced dead at the scene by the Barren County Coroner's Office.

The investigation is ongoing and no other information was released Friday evening.


Police and EMS are on the scene at what was reported on the scanner as a shooting at a residence off Peter's Creek Road in Austin.

Barren County Sheriff Kent Keen confirmed that they are investigating a shooting and are working to confirm more details.

No other information is available at this time.

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