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One person dead after overnight Lexington shooting

One person dead after overnight shooting in Lexington
Posted at 9:06 AM, May 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-22 15:06:12-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — One person is dead after an overnight shooting in Lexington.

It happened in the area of Winchester Road and Hillcrest Avenue around 2:45 Saturday morning.

The victim has been identified as 28-year-old Demonte Washington.

Police are not releasing much information at this time as it's still very early in their investigation.

We're told, however, that a suspect is in custody.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.