Two people on mopeds exchanged shots on Russell Cave Road, hitting a vehicle with at least one bullet, Lexington police said.
No one was injured and no arrests had been made Sunday night, but an investigation was continuing, Lt. Jonathan Bastian said.
The shooting happened about 6:30 p.m. near Winburn Drive.
Officers were trying to sort out exactly what happened, but Bastian said initial reports indicated two people on mopeds had exchanged gunfire.
The vehicle, which police said had no ties to the people on mopeds, was struck by a bullet or bullets, police said.
Bastian said officers were looking for a young man, possibly a juvenile, who was wearing a striped shirt.