Lexington Police Department investigation shooting at motel early Friday morning
Lexington, SC (Paul Kirby) – Officers and investigators with the Lexington Police Department have been working the scene of a reported shooting that apparently occurred at the Woodspring Suites early Friday. Lexington County’s dispatch center received the call shortly before 1:00 a.m. and sent officers, EMS, and the fire service rushing to the motel that’s located at Augusta Road near I-20.
When the first officers arrived, they secured the place where the shooting apparently occurred and then its surrounding area. First responders treated a man at the motel for a gunshot wound before transporting him to a local hospital. His current condition hasn't been released.
Back at the motel, Lexington Police Department investigators began interviewing witnesses while crime scene technicians were collecting evidence and processing the scene. There has been no information released as to what led up to this incident or if an arrest has been made.
We have requested more information from the Lexington Police Department and are waiting for their response.