Fayette County

Lexington police investigating possible double homicide on Blue Sky Parkway

Lexington police have launched a homicide investigation after two people were found dead near Blue Sky Parkway on Thursday.

Officers were called at about 12:30 p.m. on Thursday to the 400 block of Blue Sky Parkway for a report of two people who had died, according to Lexington police. Two bodies were found, but as of Friday afternoon the causes of death were unknown.

The names of the two people who died will be released “pending the medical examiner’s review,” according to police. Autopsies have been scheduled.

The 400 block of Blue Sky Parkway is a relatively remote industrial area just past Interstate 75 off Athens Boonesboro Road.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call 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.