UPDATE: Arrest made in Monday night shooting in Lexington

Investigators say Christopher Ross was arrested following a two-hour standoff with police

Update from January 11, 2022:

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man has been arrested and charged in connection to a Monday night shooting in Lexington following a two-hour standoff with police, according to investigators.

Police say 51-year old Christopher Ross is accused of shooting a man who was found wounded in a duplex on Radcliffe Road around 6:30 p.m. Monday.

Investigators say Ross left the scene and was found on Laclede Avenue late Monday night where he eventually surrendered and was arrested without incident after the standoff.  He was taken to the Fayette County Detention Center.

Ross was charged with first-degree assault, first-degree robbery and menacing, according to police.

Investigators are still trying to determine what led to the shooting.

Police say the shooting victim, whose name wasn’t released, appeared to suffer non-life threatening injuries.


Original story below from January 10, 2022:

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Police are looking for a man they say shot another man inside a duplex Monday night.

Investigators say it happened just before 6:30 p.m. in the 300 block of Radcliffe Road.

Police say the victim appeared to have non-life threatening injuries.  He was taken to the hospital for treatment.  His name wasn’t released by police.

Investigators say the accused shooter was wearing all gray clothing and left in a gray car.

The search for the suspect and a motive are underway.

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