Several people shot near downtown Lexington, one dead

Several people shot near downtown Lexington, one dead
Officers say they were called to Payne Street, near the Lexington Cemetery, just after 2 a.m. (Source: WKYT)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) - Police say several people were shot early Sunday morning near downtown Lexington.

Officers say they were called to Payne Street, near the Lexington Cemetery, just after 2 a.m. That’s where they found several gunshot victims.

The victims were taken to the hospital, where police say some have life-threatening injuries.

The Fayette County Coroner says 20-year-old Madilyn Taylor Grisham died at the scene from a gunshot wound.

Police say if you have any information about this shooting, you should call them at (859) 258-3600.

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