UPDATE: Police make arrest in shooting outside Fayette Mall

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Police say a man has been charged in connection to a shooting outside of the Fayette Mall.

Police were called to the mall shortly after 7 p.m. Monday to a report of shots fired in the parking lot.

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According to witnesses, two people were fighting over a handgun when a shot was fired.

An off-duty corrections officer was at the scene and stepped in and took the gun, according to police.

One man was arrested at the scene.



Police have identified him as 26-year-old Kristopher James.

Police say he is charged with wanton endangerment and drug-related offenses.

One of the men in the fight suffered a minor injury to his hand and was taken to a hospital for treatment.