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Man dies after being shot multiple times in Lexington neighborhood


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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - An overnight shooting has left one man dead, with the shooter is still at large.

Police tell us that they were called to the scene around 10:30pm Saturday night on Carver Road for a report of shots fired.

When they arrived they found the victim, Jered Taylor, 26, on his neighbors porch with multiple gunshot wounds.

He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. The coroners report cites the cause of death as gunshot wound.

Police called out a SWAT team and a helicopter, searching the area for hours as the searched for the suspect, but were unable to locate anyone.

The investigation has been turned over to the robbery-homicide department.


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