LPD: School bus window shot by pellet gun with students onboard

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Police say someone used a pellet gun to shoot a passenger window of a Fayette County Public School bus as students were getting off the bus Wednesday afternoon. Police say the pellet didn’t penetrate inside the bus, but did damage the outside pane of the double-pane window.

The school district says there were approximately six students from Lafayette High School on the bus at the time of the shooting. No one was hurt, according to authorities.

A replacement school bus was sent to the scene to complete the route, according to FCPS.

Lexington Police say the incident happened at the corner of Fifth Street and Shropshire Avenue.

Lexington Police are investigating.

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