Police find gun used in shooting that blinded young Lexington boy

Published: Apr. 30, 2021 at 2:06 PM EDT
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Police have found a gun used in a shooting that blinded a Lexington boy.

Someone shot into a home on Catera Trace just before Christmas.

A bullet struck Malakai Roberts in the face and he is now permanently blind.

Police say found that gun in on March 27 after investigating a shots-fired case at Elkhorn Creek Apartments in Georgetown.

They haven’t made arrests in either case.

Police are asking anyone with information 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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