The Lexington Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred late Sunday night.
Around 10:15 p.m. Sunday, May 28, officers responded to Honey Jay Court for a call of shots fired. A 19-year-old male victim was located in the backyard of a residence suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to a hospital and pronounced deceased.
The victim’s name will be released by the Fayette County Coroner’s office.
There are no suspect descriptions or motive at this time. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Lexington Police Department by calling (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.