Officers Responding to Shooting in Lexington, Kentucky Locate Victim but Suspect is at Large

LEXINGTON, KY - The Lexington Police Department is reporting that at 8:20 P.M. on Tuesday, May 23, 2023, officers responded to the 2400 block of Fortune Drive for a shooting.

When officers arrived, they located a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital with reported non-life-threatening injuries.

The suspect fled the scene on foot before officers arrived.

The investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Lexington Police at (859) 258-3600.

Anonymous tips can be submitted to Bluegrass Crime Stoppers by calling (859) 253-2020, online at, or through the P3 Tips app available at


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