Coroner identifies 22-year-old man in Coolavin Apartments homicide

Posted at 10:50 PM, Sep 12, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-13 08:56:20-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Fayette County Coroner's Office identified 22-year-old Doricky Juran Harris as the man who was shot Monday night at Coolavin Apartments.

Lexington police officers were dispatched to the 500 block of West Sixth Street around 9:27 p.m. Monday.

They found Harris suffering from a gunshot wound and he was transported to UK hospital where he later died.

His death is being ruled as a homicide.

Police were dispatched to the same area around 7:30 p.m for possible shots fired but no victim was found. Police do not know if the shootings are connected or if there is any connection to a shooting in the area this past Saturday.

LEX 18's Ricky Sayer was on scene Monday night.

Police are investigating the shooting as a homicide.

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