Lexington police investigating Christmas Eve homicide
Lexington police are investigating a homicide on Christmas Eve.
Police were called to an apartment building Transylvania Park, near Euclid Avenue, around 8 a.m. Tuesday. A coroner's van showed up at the scene a short time later.
The Fayette County coroner says 21-year-old Jonathan Meristil was shot multiple times inside an apartment.
This is the 27th homicide in the city this year. The record number is 28.