Man charged in connection with New Years Eve shooting

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A man arrested on Saturday has been charged in connection with a New Years Eve shooting.

Police arrested 20-year-old Santino Pennie on several drug related charges. The shooting charges were added after he was arrested.

Police were called out to a nightclub on Village Drive just after midnight on New Years Eve. A 16-year-old was shot in the chest and a 15-year-old was shot in the hand.

One witness at the scene said he believed the shooting was drug related.

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