Man taken to hospital after being found shot in vehicle in north Lexington

A man was taken to a hospital Friday night after being injured in a shooting.

The Lexington Police Department found the man with a gunshot wound inside a vehicle after they were called to the area of North Broadway and Haggard Lane at about 6:50 p.m., said police Lt. Brandon Helm.

Helm said the man was “alert and speaking” when officers arrived, and his injuries were not thought to be life-threatening.

The suspect was gone when officers arrived, police said in a Facebook post.

Anyone with information was asked to call police at (859) 258-3600. Anonymous tips can be submitted to Bluegrass Crime Stoppers by calling (859) 253-2020, visiting Bluegrasscrimestoppers.com or using the P3 Tips app at p3tips.com.