A 36-year-old man was found shot to death Saturday in a parking lot off Eastland Parkway near Continental Square Apartments.
Police responded to a call of shots fired about 2:45 a.m. and found the man with multiple gunshot wounds lying on the ground near the Eastland Food Mart, according to police spokeswoman Brenna Angel.
Robert Warner was pronounced dead about 3:47 a.m. at 1508 Continental Square, according to the coroner’s office.
Witnesses said the assailant may have been driving a motorcycle, police said. Investigators did not have a description of the suspect or the motorcycle Saturday morning.
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An autopsy is scheduled Sunday at the state medical examiner’s office in Frankfort, according to the coroner.
Anyone with information about the shooting can call police at 859-258-3600. Anonymous tips can be submitted by texting LEXPD plus the information to CRIMES (274637). Information can also be given to Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at 859-253-2020 or Bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.