Overnight shooting injures 2, police still trying to identify suspect

Posted at 5:37 AM, Sep 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-14 06:23:43-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police continue to investigate after two people were shot outside of a bar in Lexington early Saturday morning.

The shooting happened around 1:45 a.m. in the parking lot outside of El Patron Restaurant and Bar on Alexandria Drive.

Police said that two people were shot, but neither sustained life-threatening injuries.

One was treated at the scene and released, while the other one was taken to a hospital.

Police are still trying to determine what happened leading up to the shooting. They are also still trying to identify a suspect.