Coroner identifies Hedgewood Court homicide victim

One person in hospital after Lexington shooting
Posted at 8:39 PM, Jul 17, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-18 11:24:12-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Fayette County Coroner's Office identified 33-year-old Edward Studvent as the man who died in a shooting Sunday night on Hedgewood Court.

Police say the shooting happened around 6:45 p.m. Sunday.

When officers arrived on scene, they found Studvent. He had been shot and was taken to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

He died by gunshot wound and his death is confirmed as a homicide.

Police are searching for the suspect. They are also asking people in the area to check their home surveillance video and contact police if they find footage that can help police.

Anyone with information can contact Blue Grass Crime Stoppers anonymously at 859-253-2020.