Lexington shooting injures 1; police looking for 2 suspects

thurley@herald-leader.comMay 31, 2013 

LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER

A man was shot several times Friday night through the screen of a front door at a home on Devonia Avenue, which runs between North Limestone and Bryan Avenue, Lexington police said.

Police received the report of the shooting at 235 Devonia about 10:20 p.m., said police Lt. Hunter Faulconer.

The victim is in his 40s. He was in surgery about 12 a.m.; the extent of his injuries was unknown, Faulconer said.

Police were searching for two suspects who fled the home on foot toward Limestone, Faulconer said. The two men were about 6-foot tall.

The shooter was wearing a white shirt, khaki pants and a black bandana, Faulconer said. The second male was dressed in all black.

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