Officers investigating after shots fired, one injured in North Lexington

Officers say when they went to investigate the shooting, they found no damage. A victim with a gunshot wound, however, showed up at UK Hospital shortly thereafter. (Photo: WKYT)
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – Police are investigating after a report that shots were fired Friday night on Sixth Street and North Limestone.

The report came in around 9:45 p.m.

Officers say when they went to the location, they were unable to find any damage from the shooting, and say no witnesses came forward.

About 15 minutes later, however, a man showed up at UK Hospital, suffering from gunshot wounds.

According to police, the woman who dropped the victim off at the hospital told them the victim had gotten into a verbal argument with an unknown suspect or suspects, and that the victim was shot during the altercation.

Officers are continuing their search for a suspect. The victim’s condition is unknown.



 
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