Investigators: Teen arrested after deadly Thanksgiving Night shooting
Lexington Police say it happened inside a home on Sandalwood Drive
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – One person was shot and killed Thanksgiving Night during a disorder inside a home in the 400 block of Sandalwood Drive in Lexington, according to police.
Investigators say a “shots fired” call came in at 8:37 p.m.
When police arrived they found 36-year-old Eric Sweat shot and killed, according to the Lexington Police.
According to the Fayette County Coroner’s Office, he was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to Lexington Police, a 17-year-old male was charged with murder.
Investigators say the teenager was placed into custody and transported to the Fayette Regional Juvenile Detention Center.
This investigation is ongoing.