Update: Lexington Police Say Men Shot at Each Other Over Unpaid Bill on Osage Court

Reported by: Ian Preston
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 6/21/2012 10:58 pm
Lexington Police have charged 18-year-old Demarcus Jones with first degree assault, first degree wanton endangerment, tampering with physical evidence and possession of marijuana in the shooting of  18-year-old Dontae Howard. Howard suffered a non-life threatening injury to his thigh.

Police say the two were in an argument over an unpaid bill when both men pulled out guns and shot at each other.

Howard did not hit Jones and is not being charged.

The shooting took place around 12:45 p.m. near 270 Osage Court off Woodhill Drive.

Police say Howard was found at 2424 Woodhill Drive after being shot, where occupants called police.

Howard was taken to UK Medical Center.
Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!
Most Popular
Car Flips After Collision In Downtown Lexington
A car ended up on its top Sunday afternoon in downtown Lexington. And investigators said they were getting different reports about how it happened. Video Video
Police: Gun Fired Outside Lexington Waffle House
Lexington Police were called to a Waffle House restaurant after reports of gunfire. Officers said it happened around 3:00 a.m. Sunday on Redding Road off of Tates Cre
Police Search For Driver Who Crashed Into Lexington Business
There's a manhunt happening right now in Lexington after police said a driver plowed into a building, then took off running. Video Video
Lexington PD: Man Goes to Meet Woman, Gets Robbed Instead
A Frankfort man was hoping to meet up a woman he had met online early Saturday morning, but officials said when he got to their meeting spot, he was robbed.
Deputies: Drugs, Cash & Guns Found In Frankfort Home
A Frankfort man was arrested after deputies say he was caught with drugs, cash and several loaded guns.
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.