Lexington police investigating homicide on Yellowstone Parkway

Posted at 10:56 AM, Nov 15, 2022
and last updated 2022-11-15 19:32:47-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington police are investigating a homicide that occurred Tuesday morning on Yellowstone Parkway, which is off Mt. Tabor Road near Alumni Drive.

Officers responded to the 2800 block of Yellowstone Parkway at 9:10 a.m. Tuesday for a report of shots fired. When officers arrived, they found a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound in front of an apartment building.

The coroner also responded to the scene and the victim was pronounced dead by emergency personnel. The suspect left before officers got to the scene.

The Fayette County Coroner's Office identified the man who died as 37-year-old Brandon Walker.

This is an ongoing investigation.

Anyone with additional information about this case is asked to contact Lexington Police by calling (859) 258-3600. Anonymous tips can be submitted to Bluegrass Crime Stoppers by calling (859) 253-2020, online, or through the P3 tips app.