Augusta Drive homicide investigation

The Lexington Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that occurred overnight.

Shortly after 3 a.m. Thursday, March 11, officers responded to Augusta Drive for reports of shots fired. A man suffering gunshot wounds was located at the intersection of Augusta and Raleigh Road. He was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

The Fayette County Coroner’s office has identified the victim as Montaye Mullins, 18, of Lexington.

Anyone with 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 at, or through the P3 tips app available at