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Funeral for teen shot in head today

The investigation continues into a shooting which left a 17-year-old dead.

The coroner's office says Ali Shalash died last night at UK hospital.

His funeral is taking place this afternoon.

Lexington police say Shalash was shot in the head yesterday afternoon at a home on Dorset Drive.

Police are still trying to figure out why he was shot, no arrests have been made in the case.
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The 17-year-old boy who was shot in the head inside a Lexington home has died.

The Fayette County Coroner's office says Ali Shalash died Monday night after he was brought to U.K. hospital from a home on Dorset Drive, in Lexington's Cardinal Valley.

Lexington Police say two people were inside the home when the shots were fired.

Police are investigating how the shooting happened, and whether the shots were fired within the home, or into the home.

So far, no one has been charged in the incident.

Earlier Monday, police questioned a juvenile as part of their investigation.


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