15-year-old suspect charged in BB gun incident


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)-Lexington Police say a 15-year-old has been charged after shooting another juvenile with a BB gun.

Police say this incident happened Wednesday just before 11 a.m near Walden Drive and Laredo Drive. When officers arrived, they found the 15-year-old victim near a bus stop where she had been hit in the back by a BB.

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After a joint investigation with the Fayette County Public Schools Police Department, Lexington Police arrested a 15-year-old boy. Names are not being released due to age.

Anyone with additional information about this investigation is asked to call Lexington Police at (859) 258-3600.

Anonymous tips, including photos and videos, can be submitted by texting LEXPD plus the tip to CRIMES (274637). Information can also be sent anonymously through Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020 or www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.