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Police: Woman bought bullets for teens before Lexington shooting

Amyia Morrison is accused of buying bullets for two teens who later used the ammunition in a shooting. (WKYT)
Amyia Morrison is accused of buying bullets for two teens who later used the ammunition in a shooting. (WKYT)(WKYT)
Published: Dec. 19, 2019 at 8:00 AM EST
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A woman is accused of buying ammunition for two juveniles who were later involved in a Lexington shooting.

Amyia Morrison was arrested on Wednesday.

She purchased 9mm ammunition from Walmart for two underage minors on Dec. 4., according to her arrest citation.

Five days later, Morrison and the minors were involved in

according to court documents.

A man was shot during the robbery and suffered what police described as serious, but non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators said shell casings collected at the scene are "believed to be the same ammunition purchased by for the two minors."

Morrison is charged with unlawful transaction with a minor, robbery and assault.

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