Two shootings in the same neighborhood; Two people charged

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Two people have been charged with a pair of recent shootings in Lexington.

Lexington police say 19 year old J’mari Taylor was arrested Friday.

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The first shooting happened on Tuesday in the area of Laredo and Walden Drive.

According to police, witnesses saw multiple people in a car shoot at people walking down the street and a 17 year old was hit.

The other shooting happened on Wednesday in the same area and a 34 year old woman was shot.

Taylor is charged with assault, drug possession, possession of a stolen firearm, and other outstanding warrants.

A 17 year old boy was also charged with wanton endangerment.

Police say more people could be charged.