Lexington Police search area near Race Street and Elm Tree Lane for possible shooting suspect

Posted at 9:58 PM, Oct 20, 2019

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Some people in Lexington were startled after seeing a heavy police presence in the area of Elm Tree Lane.

Police say officers saw a light-colored SUV in the area that matched the description of the vehicle that was believed to be involved in Saturday's deadly shooting.

Police say when officers approached the SUV the driver got out and ran away.

Officers scoured the area and a police helicopter also searched but they were unable to catch that person.

If you have any information about this case you are asked to call Lexington police.