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2 Men Shot On Lexington’s Near East Side

Posted at 7:33 AM, Nov 25, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-25 07:33:50-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington police are investigating after two men were shot early Sunday morning on the city’s near east side.

The first calls reporting shots being fired near Winchester Road and Midland Avenue came in around 3 a.m.

Police responded to the area but did not find evidence.

However, a short time later, two men walked into different hospital emergency rooms with gunshot wounds to the legs. Their injuries were not considered to be life-threatening.

Authorities determined the scene of the shooting was in a parking lot at Winchester Road and Walton Avenue.

Police continue to investigate the crime.