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Two dead after shooting in Lexington

Photo credits to WXLV
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The Lexington Police Department is investigating after two people were killed in a shooting Saturday.

Police said they responded to a residence at the 300 block of Tussey Street just before 2:30 a.m. on Saturday.

At the scene, police said they found 31-year-old Robert Grant, of Lexington, who had been shot and killed inside the home.

A short time later, officers said they discovered another shooting victim, 41-year-old Britany Bethea, of Lexington, who had arrived by private vehicle at the hospital. She later died from her injuries.

During investigation, police said they discovered a large party had been taking place at the residence when an altercation took place, leading to the shooting. Police said they are conducting interviews and processing evidence at the scenes.

Officers said this appears to be an isolated incident.

There is no further suspect information at this time, and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with more information is encouraged to call Lexington Police Department at 336-243-3302 or Lexington Area Crime Stoppers at 336-243-2400.

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