UPDATE: Coroner identifies victim in fatal Father’s Day shooting in Lexington


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Fayette County Coroner’s Office has identified the man killed in a fatal shooting on Father’s Day.

He is 23-year-old Austin Hendron.

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Lexington Police say Hendron was shot and killed by his father, 45-year-old James Hendron, Jr.

Police say they were called to St. Ann Drive in Lexington around 5:15 p.m. Sunday for a domestic disorder and assault.

When they arrived, they say they found Austin Hendron suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

They say James Hendron shot his son in the driveway of the home following an argument.

Jame Hendron is in the Fayette County Detention Center, charged with murder.

James Hendron Jr.