Aug 9, 2014 7:46 AM by Rich Doyle
A man was shot in the back overnight in downtown Lexington.
Around 3:30 a.m. police received a call from who they believe to be the wife of the shooting victim. The woman told the police that her husband had been shot and was walking near 4th and Jefferson street. Police ended up locating the man on Blackburn Avenue.
He told them he had been approached by three or four black men and that one of them shot him in the back.
The victim was taken to UK Hospital and told his injuries are non-life threatening.
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