Lexington police searching for two suspects after three men found shot

Three men were shot late Sunday night near Russell Cave Road in Lexington, according to Lexington police.

The shooting occurred around 11:30 p.m. on the 1800 block of Linton Road, according to Lt. Jeremy Tuttle. When police arrived, they found three victims outside a home with gunshot wounds, Tuttle added.

The victims were taken to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries, police said. Police found numerous shell casings in the Linton Road area, Tuttle said.

Police were told the suspects were two males wearing black clothing and driving a white passenger car with tinted windows, according to Tuttle.

It’s not clear what led to the shooting.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Lexington police. Anonymous tips, including photos and videos, can be submitted by texting LEXPD plus the tip to CRIMES (274637). Information can also be sent anonymously through Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020 or