Murder Investigation

Jan 29, 2013 11:10 AM

Man Hurt In Weekend Shooting Near UK's Campus Dies

A man injured in a weekend shooting near the University of Kentucky campus has died from his injuries.

Allen M. Smith, 23, of Lexington was pronounced dead at about 6 p.m. at UK Hospital Monday night.

Police say a man fired shots at a car driving along Bolivar Street near the Tolly Ho restaurant around 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning. Bullets hit the driver and a passenger in the car. A third person in the vehicle was not injured.

Officers say the men drove themselves to the hospital, and the two victims suffered life-threatening injuries.

Police say they obtained a warrant for Dynell A. Stewart, 21, on Monday and arrested him with the help of Frankfort police. He was charged with assault and wanton endangerment.

Police say there will likely be additional charges filed against Stewart.


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