Victim in hospital after shooting near UK campus

Posted at 7:27 AM, Mar 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-01 09:09:52-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police are investigating a shooting that occurred early Sunday morning near the corner of Jersey and Winslow streets.

The incident occurred just before 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning.

Police say an officer heard shots being fired in the area and went to investigate. The officer found shell casings on the ground, but could not locate a victim or any property damage.

A victim showed up at the hospital shortly after the shooting and was taken into surgery with serious injuries.