Laredo Drive homicide investigation

Detectives with the Lexington Police Department are investigating the fatal shooting of a person in the evening hours of Monday, November 25.

Around 6:57 p.m., Monday, officers responded to the 3500 block of Laredo Drive in reference to a person slumped over inside a vehicle. Upon arrival, they discovered a man suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital and was later pronounced deceased. The Fayette County Coroner’s Office has not identified the victim.

 Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Lexington Police at (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