UPDATE: Man killed in Hedgewood Court shooting identified

He was taken to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead

UPDATE (7/18/22) – A man killed in a shooting over the weekend in Lexington has been identified. According to the Fayette County Coroner’s Office, 33-year-old Edward Studvent died from a gunshot wound.

Lexington police say officers responded to the 200 block of Hedgewood Court Sunday just before 7 p.m. for a report of a person shot.

Studvent was taken to UK Medical Center where he later died from his injuries.

Police say an investigation into Studvent’s death continues.

ORIGINAL POST (7/17/22)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – One man is dead after being shot in Lexington Sunday evening.

Lexington Police say officers responded around 6:44 p.m. to the 200 block of Hedgewood Court for a report of a person shot.

When officers arrived they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound.

He was taken to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Detectives are asking residents in the area to please check their home surveillance video and contact Lexington Police if they have any footage that could help in the investigation.

The man’s name has not yet been released.

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