Lexington Police: teen shot in chest in drive-by shooting, expected to be okay


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington police says a teen was shot in the chest Saturday night in what appears to investigators to be a drive-by shooting.

The teen was taken to the hospital and investigators say he’s expected to be okay.

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According to police, the teen was standing outside his house on Peachtree Road around 7 p.m. when a car drove by and someone shot at at him.

A nearby car parked on the street was also hit.

Officers say they’re investigating to try and learn more about possible suspects.