Man Charged In Lexington Toddler Shooting Pleads 'Not Guilty'

Contributor: Christine Winter
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Updated: 12/03/2012 5:19 pm
A man Lexington Police say was involved in a toddler shooting pleaded not guilty Monday.

19-year-old Lavonne Smith made the plea during a court appearance over closed circuit television from jail.

Police say Smith tried to hide the gun that was used when a 4-year-old accidentally shot his 2-year-old cousin in the arm.

Smith was charged with carrying a concealed deadly weapon and tampering with evidence.

The toddler was taken to UK Hospital but is expected to be okay.
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