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Lexington Mayor Jim Gray asked for a moment of silence to open Tuesday's council work session. It was in memory of two-year-old Nova Marie Gallman, who died this week after being hit by gunfire intended for someone else. “It’s sad, and tragic, and heartbreaking, the loss of this two year old child,” Gray said. Council member Kevin Stinnett asked for committee consideration of issues related to youth gun violence. “When a crime is committed, right now there is no mandatory sentence. So people...

Mark Maloney File - Lexington Herald-Leader

The 15-year-old daughter of Olympian Tyson Gay was killed in a shooting in Lexington early Sunday morning. According to the Fayette County Coroner, Trinity Gay died at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital after a shooting at Cook Out restaurant on South Broadway. Trinity Gay was shot in the neck about 4 a.m., police said. According to the Lexington Herald-Leader, Trinity was a top sprinter for Lafayette High School, where her father Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay also attended. Kentucky High...

From a Facebook notice posted Sunday by Lexington Fairness: "This morning, America and the world woke up to the worst mass shooting in t he history of The United States. This vigil is meant to bring our community together to show our community's support for the Orlando and entire Flordia community. Please make plans to join at Triangle Park starting at 8:00 pm. There will be a limited supply of candles, so if you have some please bring them." A similar event has been planned for Louisville at...

KARLA WARD / Lexington Herald-Leader

An exchange of gunfire in Richmond over the weekend left one man dead and a Lexington police officer with minor injuries. T he incident near the campus of Eastern Kentucky University caused officials to issue a “shelter in place” alert. Students, faculty and staff at Eastern Kentucky University received an alert by email, text and telephone Saturday at 9:54 pm. (audio from alert) That message was followed by a notice that Lexington police had apprehended a suspect near the intersection of the...

Somerset Defense Attorney Fatally Shot Outside His Law Office

Jun 27, 2014
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A well known southern Kentucky defense attorney has been shot and killed outside his office today. Police says 57 year old Mark Stanziano was shot by a man who lives across the street. 40 year old Clinton Inabnitt is charged with murder. House Republican Floor Leader Jeff Hoover, a defense attorney by trade, has known and worked with Stanziano for many years and says he was stunned by the news from Somerset this morning. “Well I was just in shock and disbelief. Then I was sick at my stomach...