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Man arrested in connection to Smith Street shooting

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Posted at 6:17 PM, Jan 31, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-01 16:20:18-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Twenty-year-old Antione Mays has been charged in connection to the Monday afternoon shooting on Smith Street.

Mays is charged with assault 1st degree, assault 2nd degree, and tampering with physical evidence.

On Monday, two men were found on the scene with gunshot wounds.

They were identified as a 31-year-old man and an 18-year-old man.

Once investigators found the men wounded, they were transported to the local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Witnesses reported seeing two people leave the scene and head towards the Coolavin Apartments.

Officers established a perimeter and later took two people into custody for questioning.

During the investigation, two additional people were charged.

Legacy Santana Wallace, 19, was charged with receiving stolen property of a firearm and a 16-year-old charged with minor in possession of a handgun.