Fayette County

Man shot near apartment playground

Lexington police are searching for two men after a shooting left a man critically injured at an apartment complex playground Wednesday.

Police were still investigating the shooting, which happened shortly after noon at the Appian Hill Apartments on Appian Way, which is off Tates Creek Road.

A man, whom police haven't identified, was shot in the head. He was taken to University of Kentucky Hospital and was in very serious condition, said Lt. Richard Bottoms of the Lexington police.

Police were looking for two men who left the scene in a blue car, Bottoms said.