Red Flag Warning expires at 6:00 PM on 4/20, issued at 1:38 PM Athol, KY | Beattyville, KY | Bethany, KY | Campton, KY

Lexington Police: Man Confesses To Shooting

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 1/19/2012 7:27 pm

Lexington Police said the suspect in an afternoon shooting confessed to the crime. 

Investigators said shortly after three Thursday afternoon, two men got into an argument in front of Lakeside Manor Apartments on the corner of Centre Parkway and Appian Way.

Police said the argument led to one man shooting the other in the shoulder. 

The suspect was arrested after a brief foot chase.  Investigators said he'll be charged with assault.

The victim was taken to U.K. Hospital with what Police described as non-life threatening injuries. 

The shooting happened not far from the Tates Creek campus that houses the elementary, middle and high school's.  Police said the shooting did not involve any students and that the people on the campus were never in any danger. 

No names in the case have been released.

Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!
Most Popular
KSP: 2 Men Shot During Turkey Hunt, 1 Pronounced Dead
State Police are looking into a shooting in Clay County, where they said three men went turkey hunting Thursday morning and two of them were shot -- one fatally.
Making The Right Decision
Coach Cal wants his players to come back only if it is right for them and their families. Video Video
Search Continues For Escaped Wolf-Dog In Jessamine County
The search continued Friday night for the last of three wolf-dog's that escaped from the Wolf Run Wildlife Refuge near Highway 27 in Jessamine County. Video Video
UPDATE: Clay Co. Sheriff Reports Fatal Shooting Not Drug-Related
Meth and other drugs have been ruled out in a fatal shooting that occurred during a turkey hunt Thursday morning, according to the Clay County Sheriff.
Kentucky Basketball Future Ready To Meet The Present
Incoming Freshmen Call And Implore Freshmen To Stick Around For Second Season At UK Video Video
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.

WTVQ.com supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.