POLICE: Man shot during home invasion in Lexington


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Police are searching for four men after an early morning shooting on Owsley Avenue.

It happened around 2:41 a.m. Thursday.

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Investigators say a 61-year-old man was sleeping inside his home when four men forced their way though the front door, fired multiple shots, hitting him once in the leg.

Police say the man was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

They say there were several others inside the home, but have not specified how many.

Police say the four suspects took off running shortly after the shooting.

The investigation is still ongoing to locate the four suspects involved.