LEXINGTON, KY. (THECOUNT) — Lexington Police are responding in numbers to a reported shooting outside Lexington, Kentucky Fayette Mall, reports say Friday night.

Details are limited, and it is unclear what led to the large police presence. Several police vehicles responded to the intersection of Nicholasville Road and Wilson Downing Road.


Our news partners at the Lexington Herald Leader are reporting that police are responding to a possible shooting in the area, reports WKYT.

The mall is located at, 3401 Nicholasville Rd, in Lexington, KY.

HLpublicsafety via Twitter:

“@HLpublicsafety: Police working scene of possible shooting outside Fayette Mall at Nicholasville Rd. and Wilson Downing.”


Geo quick facts: Lexington is a city in Kentucky. It’s known for horse farms and thoroughbred racetracks like Keeneland. The Kentucky Horse Park features the International Museum of the Horse, the Hall of Champions and many equine breeds. Ashland, the estate of 1800s politician Henry Clay, includes a mansion and formal garden. Clay is buried at the Lexington Cemetery, which has an arboretum, lakes and a Romanesque gatehouse – wikipedia.