The Fayette County coroner's office has identified the man who was shot Thursday morning on Augusta Court as Joseph Ramone Parker, 30.
Parker's death has been ruled a homicide. An autopsy Friday determined Parker died from multiple gunshot wounds. Funeral arrangements are being handled by Blackburn and Ward Funeral Home in Versailles.
On Friday afternoon, Lexington police issued a murder arrest warrant for Jevon D. Magee, 21, in the slaying of Parker.
Officers arrived at the Augusta Arms complex after residents reported hearing multiple gunshots about 9:30 a.m. Thursday and found a wounded man outside one of the apartment buildings. The complex includes several apartment buildings along Augusta Court.
Digital Access For Only $0.99
For the most comprehensive local coverage, subscribe today.
Parker's slaying is Lexington's 18th homicide of 2014.