Overnight shooting in Lexington sends 1 to hospital

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) — Lexington police say a suspect shot during an alleged attempted burglary Friday morning at an apartment in the 3800 block of Nicholasville Road is now charged.

Police say the suspect is charged with Burglary and Wanton Endangerment, and is currently being treated at a hospital for his injuries from the shooting.

Officers say more information will be released once he is discharged.

12/2/22, 3:06 P.M.

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) — A man was hospitalized Friday morning after being shot at an apartment complex off Nicholasville Road.

According to Lexington police, around 1:30 a.m. they received reports of a man who was shot but when they got to the scene, they couldn’t find the man. An hour later, he showed up at a local hospital.

Investigators say they believe the man may have tried to break into someone’s home before he was shot, and they expect charges to come from that incident.

More details will be released later Friday.

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