A man died late Monday night at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital after a shooting on Anderson Street in Lexington, according to the Fayette County Coroner’s Office.
William Cole, 26, of Lexington died at 10:57 p.m., according to the coroner’s office.
Officers were called to the shooting, on the 1100 block of Anderson Street, about 10:30 p.m. Monday and found Cole lying in the street with a gunshot wound.
A man in a hooded sweatshirt was seen leaving the area in a dark car, according to police.
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Anyone with information related to the shooting is asked to call Lexington police at 859-258-3600.
Anonymous tips, including photos and videos, can be submitted by texting LEXPD plus the tip to 274637. Information can also be sent anonymously through Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at 859-253-2020 or Bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.
An autopsy was scheduled for Tuesday. Lexington police are working to identify suspects and determine what led to the shooting.