Lexington man shot while taking out trash

Posted at 6:42 AM, Sep 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-15 07:26:17-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police got a call Saturday night about a Lexington man who had been shot while taking out his trash.

The call came in around 11 p.m. and the incident happened outside of a home on Post Road near Clays Mill and Reynolds Road.

The man told police that he stepped outside, heard a bang, then felt pain in his leg.

Police said the man suffered a minor grazing wound and should be okay.

As of Sunday morning, no shooter has been identified.