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I-75 shut down after pursuit

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) - Police have shut down the northbound lanes of Interstate 75 near Georgetown after pursuing a suspect to the area from Lexington.

Lexington Police spokeswoman Sherelle Roberts said police pursued the suspect, who fled north on I-75. She said the pursuit ended in Scott County and that police had closed the roadway to collect evidence.

Lexington media are reporting the suspect was shot. There was no official word on the suspect's condition.

Kentucky State Police and the Scott County Sheriff's Department were also involved in the pursuit.


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