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Police: Fight leads to accidental shooting in shopping center parking lot in Lexington

Updated: Jun. 10, 2021 at 2:16 PM EDT
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police are investigating an accidental shooting in a shopping center parking lot.

Police were called to the parking lot of the Park Hills Shopping Center shortly after 1 p.m. for a report of shots fired.

Police say they soon discovered a gunshot victim showed up at the hospital connected to the case.

We’re told an argument broke out between four people in the parking lot of the shopping center. During that argument, one of those involved accidentally shot himself.

Police say that was the person who was taken to the hospital with an non-life threatening injury.

None of the others involved in the argument were injured.

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