Coroner identifies man who died after January shooting in Lexington

Published: Feb. 4, 2021 at 4:26 PM EST
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A man who was shot in Lexington in January has died.

Police say they responded on the evening of January 21 to the 500-block of Breckenridge Street for a report of shots fired.

Officers found a man who had been shot. He was taken to an area hospital for treatment where we’re told he died from his injuries on February 4.

The coroner’s office has identified the victim as 38-year-old Wesley Brown, of Lexington. His death has been ruled a homicide.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Lexington Police by calling (859) 258-3600.

Anonymous tips can be submitted to Bluegrass Crime Stoppers by calling (859) 253-2020, online at, or through the P3 tips app available at

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