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UPDATED: Lexington Shooting Victim Dies

A Lexington woman, shot at a home on Bishop Drive this afternoon, has died of her injuries.

The woman has been identified as Lavena Gibson. She was shot a little after 5:00 pm Wednesday. Police have arrested the man they believe is responsible for the murder.

Police say Gibson and her boyfiend, Edward Stokley, had been arguing at the home on Bishop Drive. When the argument got out of control, witnesses say Gibson ran outside and Stokely followed. Witnesses also say that's when he gunned her down in the front yard of the home.

Stokely is now charged with murder as well as weapons and wanton endangerment charges.


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