LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) – Two teens were arrested in connection with a Sept. 10 shooting on West Short Street and Mill Street.

At 10:44 p.m. on Sept. 10, police were called to the area of Short Street and Mill Street for a shooting. Where they found two people suffering from gunshot wounds. Both were taken to the hospital where one was treated for critical injuries and another for non-life-threatening injuries.


The pair of 16-year-olds were arrested and are being charged. One teen was charged with two counts of first-degree assault, two counts of possession of a handgun by a minor, and wanton endangerment.

The second teen was charged with two counts of wanton endangerment.

Both are being held at a juvenile detention center.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Lexington police at (859) 258-3600. Anonymous tips can be submitted to Bluegrass Crime Stoppers by calling (859) 253-2020, online at www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com, or through the P3 Tips app available at www.p3tips.com.