McClain Drive homicide investigation

The Lexington Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that happened early Friday morning.

Around 5:15 a.m. Friday, August 21, officers were dispatched to McClain Drive near North Broadway Park for a person down in the street. Officers located a male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

He was transported to a hospital and later pronounced deceased. The Fayette County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as Micheal Proctor, 17, 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