The Lexington Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred on River Park Drive.
Around 9:02 p.m. Sunday, February 4, officers were dispatched to the 3500-block of River Park Drive in reference to the caller finding the victim in the residence suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim, identified as 19-year-old Carl Garner, Jr., was transported to the UK hospital where he was pronounced deceased shortly after arrival.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Lexington Police at (859) 258-3600.
Anonymous tips, including photos and videos, can be submitted by texting LEXPD plus the tip to CRIMES (274637). Information can also be sent anonymously through Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020 or www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.
Sgt. Jervis W. Middleton, Public Information Office