Vancleve, KY. (December 30, 2020) – On December 29, 2020, at approximately 2:55 P.M Kentucky State Police, Post 13, Hazard, received a call from Dalton Taulbee, 19, of Vancleve stating that he had just shot two people on Cutchin Road in the Vancleve Community of Breathitt County.
Troopers and Detectives responded to the scene. Upon further investigation, investigators discovered that Foxie Feltner, 56, of Bethany, and Margaret Feltner, 45, of Vancleve, were outside the residence with a chainsaw attempting to cut down a utility pole on the property. Taulbee exited his residence armed with a rifle and fired two shots, striking both subjects. Foxie Feltner and Margaret Feltner were transported to the hospital to be treated for gunshot wounds.
Taulbee was located and arrested on the scene. Taulbee is charged with two counts of Assault 1st degree. This incident remains under investigation by Detective Brandon Thomas.