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4 detained in connection with Ormond Circle shooting investigation


4 detained in connection with Ormond Circle shooting investigation


LEXINGTON, Ky. (BNN)-- Four males were jailed on Wednesday after gunshots were fired near Lansdowne Elementary.

Lexington police said officers were dispatched around 2:30 a.m. Monday in response to a call of shots fired in the location of Lansdowne Drive.

Authorities stated officers were able to discover "where the gunfire had originated from" in the 3400 block of Ormond Circle.

According to law enforcement, officers jailed Luis Edel, 22; Elias Loeza-Zapl, 29; Adaias Lopez-Perez, 37; and Daniel Vill Egaz, 27.

  • Adaias Lopez-Perez, 37, was arrested on June 12 in a shooting investigation in the 3400 block of Ormond Circle. (Fayette County Detention Center)
  • Daniel Vill Egaz, 27, was arrested on June 12 in a shooting examination in the 3400 block of Ormond Circle. (Fayette County Detention Center)
  • Elias Loeza, Zapl, 29, was jailed on June 12 in a shooting examination in the 3400 block of Ormond Circle. (Fayette County Detention Center)
  • Luis Edel, 22, was detained on June 12 in a shooting examination in the 3400 block of Ormond Circle. (Fayette County Detention Center)


Each of the 4 were charged with:



  • Seven counts of first-degree wanton endangerment of a police officer


  • Two counts of first-degree wanton endangerment

  • One count of first-degree criminal mischief

  • One count of discharging a gun in city limitations



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Authorities said the examination is continuous. Anyone with info is asked to call the Lexington Police Department at( 859) 258-3600. Confidential ideas can be submitted to Bluegrass Crime Stoppers by calling( 859) 253-2020, online at bluegrasscrimestoppers.com, or through the P3 Tips app offered at p3tips.com

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Previous story: A large authorities presence was gathered in the location of Redding Road and Lansdowne Drive on Wednesday morning.

Lexington police said officers were dispatched around 2:30 a.m. Monday in reaction to a call of shots fired in the area of Lansdowne Drive.

Authorities said officers do not know of any injuries as a result of the shooting however stated it is still an active scene which the investigation is continuous.

Anybody with information is asked to call the Lexington Police Department at (859) 258-3600. Anonymous ideas can be submitted to Bluegrass Crime Stoppers by calling (859) 253-2020, online at bluegrasscrimestoppers.com, or through the P3 Tips app offered at p3tips.com.

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