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Man in hospital with life-threatening injuries after Lexington shooting, younger brother charged

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Posted at 2:45 PM, Jun 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-17 14:45:26-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Lexington man has been charged with shooting his older brother.

Lexington Police arrested 25-year-old Cameren Fisher early Wednesday for first-degree assault.

Police say at around 9:15 p.m. Tuesday, police were called to a home on Atiya Place for a reported shooting. The first officer on scene found 30-year-old man outside the home who was shot. The officer performed CPR on him until paramedics arrived. The man was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Witnesses quickly identified Cameren Fisher to police as the shooter. He was located at a home on Alexandria Drive and taken into custody.

Fisher is currently at the Fayette County Detention Center.