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Woman, 20, killed in Lexington shooting; two others injured

Lexington police were on the scene of a shooting Sunday morning on Payne Street.
Lexington police were on the scene of a shooting Sunday morning on Payne Street.(WKYT)
Published: Nov. 29, 2020 at 7:25 AM EST|Updated: Nov. 29, 2020 at 1:14 PM EST
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Police say several people were shot early Sunday morning near downtown Lexington.

Officers say they were called to Payne Street, near the Lexington Cemetery, just after 2 a.m. Police say it was a reported party but have no other information. There they found three gunshot victims.

The Fayette County Coroner says 20-year-old Madilyn Taylor Grisham died at the scene from a gunshot wound.

Those who knew Grisham are raising money for her funeral expenses on GoFundMe.

The victims were taken to the hospital, one with what police described as life-threatening injuries.

Police say if you have any information about this shooting, you should call them at (859) 258-3600.

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