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Former UK football player shot

Shomari Moore Shomari Moore

LEXINGTON, KY (WAVE) - A former University of Kentucky football player was shot after being flagged down.

Monday night, Shomari Moore told Lexington police he was driving on the west side of the city when two men flagged him down.

Moore said when he rolled down his window, one of the suspects shot him.

Moore drove himself about three miles and flagged down an officer. He was taken to UK Hospital for treatment and is expected to recover. 

Police are still searching for suspects in the shooting. If you have any information contact Lexington police at (859) 258-3600.

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