LPD: Teenager shows up to hospital with gunshot wound


UPDATE: 3/7/19

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- Police say a shooting that sent a 16-year-old male to the hospital happened on 7th Street.

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LPD said the shooting victim received a gunshot wound to the back and was driven to the hospital by a friend. Police say the teen is not cooperating.

According to police, the vehicle they were in had bullet damage. They say there are no suspects at this time.


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) — Police are investigating a shooting that led to a teenager taking himself to the hospital early Thursday morning.

According to police, a teenage boy showed up to St. Joseph Hospital on Harrodsburg Road around 4 a.m. Thursday.

They say he had been shot.

But police say he is stable and expected to survive.

Police are still investigating where the shooting took place and who else, if anyone, was involved.