Homicide investigation - Elm Tree Lane

The Lexington Police Department has launched a homicide investigation for a death that occurred on Elm Tree Lane.

Around 9:30 p.m. Saturday, September 14, officers responded to a residence in the 500-block of Elm Tree where the victim was found deceased in his home of apparent sharp trauma injuries. He has been identified by the Fayette County Coroner’s office as David Godbold, 56.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact police.

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.