Justin Cooke has died from gunshot wounds sustained in a shooting in the Marathon parking lot in Lexington



A shooting incident that occurred last night in the parking lot of Marathon resulted in the death of 43-year-old Justin Cooke, as confirmed by the Fayette County coroner.

The Lexington Police Department reported officers were called to nearby N Martin Luther King Blvd and 3rd St after receiving multiple reports of gunfire around 7:33 p.m.

Upon arrival, officers found a man with gunshot wounds, who was taken to a nearby hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Unfortunately, the victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead in hospital.

Police later discovered another victim, a woman, who had sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing.

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