Shooting Suspect Makes First Court Appearance

A Lexington man, accused in connection with a deadly shooting has pleaded not guilty.

Steven Wigginton, 28, is charged with second-degree manslaughter in the shooting death of Robert Jay McAlpin, 27, early New Year's Day on Southpoint Drive.

Police say the mishandling of a gun is what led to the shooting.

However, the victim's father maintains there is evidence of violence in the home, including a door that was kicked in and broken.

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