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Man has life-threatening injuries after 'disorder,' shooting in Lexington neighborhood

Lexington police investigate after a man was found Sunday night in the 100 block of St. Ann Drive with potentially life-threatening injuries consistent with a gunshot wound.
Lexington police investigate after a man was found Sunday night in the 100 block of St. Ann Drive with potentially life-threatening injuries consistent with a gunshot wound.

A man was being treated Sunday night for potentially life-threatening injuries consistent with a gunshot wound after a reported fight on St. Ann Drive, according to Lexington police.

Officers were called to the 100 block of St. Ann Drive for a reported "disorder with a weapon" at about 5:15 p.m. Sunday, where they found the injured man, police Lt. Nathaniel Muller said. The victim was taken to a local hospital to be treated.

Police have a man in custody who is suspected in the shooting, Muller said. Police believe the suspect and victim know each other.

As of about 6 p.m. charges had not been filed.

A portion of St. Ann Drive was closed down Sunday night as police investigated the apparent shooting.

Mark and Sharon Bryant run Gun Violence Archive, a website based in Lexington which fills a real-time information gap left by government, law enforcement and academic researchers.

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