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Five injured in downtown Lexington shooting

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Posted at 12:37 AM, Aug 01, 2021

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — The Lexington Police Department says they are investigating a shooting that injured five people in downtown Lexington.

Officials say they were called to East 5th Street around 9:15 Saturday night.

When they arrived they found five people with gunshot wounds. One of the injuries is considered life-threatening.

If you have any information about the incident contact the Lexington Police Department.