Man killed after shooting on Quinton Court, homicide investigation underway

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Posted at 6:55 PM, Jul 20, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-21 14:28:07-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Officers are investigating a homicide that killed a man on Quinton Court.

The Lexington Police Department says at 3:20 p.m. Wednesday, officers responded to the area for a report of a person who had been shot. When officers got there, they found the man suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he later died.

The Fayette County Coroner's Office identified 38-year-old Kadage Albert Byishimo as the shooting victim.

Detectives are asking residents in the area to please check their home surveillance video and contact the Lexington Police Department if they have any footage that could help in the 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.