It happened around 6:00 p.m. Tuesday on Peter Fork Road.
Deputies say David L. Adkins fired multiple shots from a handgun into a vehicle while the driver, Darrell K. Adkins, and passenger, Ariel Lashay Epling, were inside.
Darrell Adkins received a single gunshot wound and was airlifted to Pikeville Medical Center Trauma Unit. We do not know his condition at this time.
Epling was not injured.
Deputies arrested David Adkins on two counts of attempted murder. He was booked in the Pike County Detention Center.