A male teenager was shot and wounded late Sunday night at, or near, an apartment complex just off Eastland Parkway, Lexington police said.
Police were called to Continental Square Apartments about 11:30 p.m. after a report of shots fired.
Officers noticed a man standing at the corner and asked him if he'd heard shots, police spokeswoman Sherelle Roberts said. The man directed the officers to where the victim was lying in the grass.
The teen a gunshot wound to his buttocks, according to police.
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Witnesses later told police that two people sped away from the area in a white car, Roberts said.