Lexington Police Search For Armed Suspect

Lexington police are on the search for a man who escaped after a domestic dispute turned dangerous.

Police say the suspect was at his girlfriend's home when they were discussing ending their relationship. Police say that's when the suspect kicked in the girlfriend's door, then pointed a gun in her face before fleeing the home.

It happened in the Whispering Hills neighborhood, near Southern Elementary and Middle Schools. We're told the schools locked the door for precautionary reasons as the search continued.

The suspect is said to be in his mid 20's. The suspect is charged with burglary and wanton endangerment.

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