A Lexington woman has been arrested in connection with a shooting that occurred on Monday evening. Today, investigators with the Lexington Police Department charged Brooke June,26, with Assault 2nd.
Around 11:50 p.m. Monday, November 13, officers were dispatched to the 800 block of Cheryl lane for a victim who had been shot. The 26 year old victim was found suffering from a gunshot wound and was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Through the course of the investigation, detectives learned that June and the victim are acquaintances and had been involved in a dispute over narcotics. June was located not long after the shooting and taken into custody without incident.
June is lodged in the Fayette County Detention Center.
Sgt. Jervis Middleton, PIO