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Man Hospitalized After Shooting In Lexington’s East End Neighborhood

Posted at 5:22 AM, Jun 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-05 05:22:06-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Lexington were investigating after a shooting late Tuesday night left one man hospitalized.

Authorities say someone fired into a vehicle about 11 p.m. at the intersection of Elm Tree Lane and East Second Street in the city’s East End neighborhood.

Police said someone in a white car fired several rounds at a black car.

Officials said one man was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries.

LEX 18 was told police found several shell casings at the scene.

It was not clear how many people were in the vehicles, and authorities did not provide a possible motive for the violence.