Man shot in foot during reported Lexington robbery attempt

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A man says he was shot during a robbery attempt in Lexington.

Police were contacted around 11:30 Sunday night. The victim told police a man approached him on Smith Street, between West 4th and West 5th, and tried to rob him at gunpoint. When he refused, the man was shot once in the foot.

Police have a limited description of the suspect.

No one in the area saw the shooting or heard gunshots.

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