LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) — Lexington police have confirmed the man who was shot has died as a result of the gunshot wound sustained on Wednesday.

The Fayette County Coroner’s Office has confirmed that the man was 29-year-old Dletric Lavell Murray of Lexington. Murray was pronounced dead at 9:02 a.m.


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Police in Lexington is investigating an incident where a man with a gunshot wound was found in a roadway.

The Lexington Police Department said they were called out to North Broadway near West Loudon Street at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday for a man with a life-threatening gunshot wound. They indicated that the man fell into the roadway.

Authorities said they have been canvasing the area and are actively investigating a shooting on nearby Dakota Street. The Lexington Police Department duty commander said it appears the two incidents are related.

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

This is a developing story. Stay with FOX 56 for updates.