Police identify person of interest in fatal shooting

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police have identified a person of interest in a fatal shooting that happened early Saturday morning.

Police say the shooting happened just before 2:30 Saturday morning at East Second Street and Eastern Avenue.

Officials say Steven Earl Robinson, Jr. was found with a gunshot wound to the upper chest just outside a bar.

Robinson was taken to the hospital, but died from his injuries.

Police say they have determined the incident was not random but are still investigating what led up to the shooting.

They say they do have a person of interest in the case.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Lexington Police at (859) 258-3600.