Police Search For Two Shooters In Latest Murder

A man is dead after being shot twice in the chest outside an apartment complex.

A large police presence was called to the Coolavin Apartments on West 6th Street in Lexington, shortly after 7:00 a.m.

Police found a man lying in the breezeway with gunshot wounds. He was transported to U.K. Hospital, where he died.

Witnesses on the scene told police they spotted two black men, wearing hoodies, flee the area in a light colored 4-door midsized car with a partial license plate of “M C”.

The victim's name has not been released.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the LPD Personal Crimes Section at (859) 258-3700 or Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020.

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  • by fnord Location: Lexington on Oct 22, 2008 at 11:59 AM
    this is sad...sad that this kinda thing has to go on even here in Lexington
  • by Josh Location: Lexington on Oct 22, 2008 at 10:41 AM
    Big shock there. That is about the roughest most degenerate section of Lexington or possibly even Kentucky.


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