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Lexington Man Arrested In Connection To September Shooting

Posted at 5:07 AM, Dec 04, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-04 05:07:19-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police have arrested a man accused in a September shooting.

Deandre Ford was arrested Monday afternoon just after 3 p.m. in the 2700 block of Gribbin Drive.

Police say on Sept. 8, the victim went to the apartment complex on Gribbin Drive to visit his ex-girlfriend.

When he arrived, they say Ford came outside with a handgun.

We’re told they started arguing and then shots were later fired.

The victim was hit in the chest and arm and was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

During a search, police later found a shell casing and reviewed surveillance video.

Ford is in jail facing several charges including first-degree assault and several drug related charges.