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Man Charged With Assault After Weekend Shooting

Posted at 9:46 PM, Mar 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-25 21:46:20-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– An arrest has been made in a weekend shooting.

Lexington Police arrested 20-year-old Mykel D. Smith for assault first.

He is accused of shooting an acquaintance Sunday morning on Race Street. The victim is a 33-year-old man. Police say he is still in the hospital.

Smith was lodged in the Fayette County Detention Center.