Lexington Police Chief Terrence Green

Traffic pattern altered in Lexington Tuesday afternoon by crash

The southbound lanes of North Lake Drive (SC-6) near Columbia Avenue (US-378) were affected Tuesday, just before 5.p.m Tuesday. Emergency personnel were on the scene of a collision. Police asked drivers to seek an alternate route until the road reopens.

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Shooting death in Mallard Lakes on Aug. 16 is ruled justifiable homicide

A final update to the early morning shooting death investigation in the Mallard Lakes neighborhood on Aug. 16, was released Tuesday. The 11th Circuit Solicitor’s Office has reviewed this case and has ruled it as a justifiable homicide, according to Lexington Police Chief Terrence Green. It was found that the male victim acted in self-defense […]

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Man had threatened his sister, broke into her home, before he was shot and killed, according to Lexington Police report

Lexington Police detectives continue to investigate an early morning shooting death that occurred in the Mallard Lakes neighborhood. At approximately 5 a.m., officers were dispatched to a home on the 100 block of Widgeon Drive for a home invasion in progress. When officers arrived they were met in the driveway by a man who had […]

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UPDATE: 1 killed in Lexington shooting and another man injured by gunfire

Update: “Officers were called to a home on the 100 block of Widgeon Drive for a unwanted guest and home invasion at around 5 a.m., Tuesday. When officers arrived they found one man who had been killed in a shooting and another man who had been injured by gunfire. The injured man was transported by […]

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Car crashes after driver swerves to avoid hitting a dog in Lexington

All lanes of Stoneridge Drive in the Woodcreek neighborhood near Augusta Road (US-1) in Lexington were closed for a single car collision, before 10 a.m. Tuesday. Police asked drivers to detour in and out of the neighborhood from Morgan Drive to Wood Cut Drive while first responders were on scene. All lanes of Stoneridge Drive […]

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Lexington Police investigating death

The Lexington Police Department and the Lexington County Coroner’s Office are investigating a death on Wigeon Drive in Lexington in the Mallard Lakes neighborhood. The LPD said Tuesday morning the death is an isolated incident and the neighborhood is safe. Just after 7:30 a.m., the LPD said investigators will be on scene for several hours. […]

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Driver failing to yield right of way results in a crash in Lexington

The Lexington Police Department reported a collision in the 4300 block of Sunset Blvd. (US-378) near Ginny Lane, Tuesday afternoon around 5. Several outbound lanes were closed closed. The wreck was caused by a driver failing to yield the right of way during a turn across lanes, according to the LPD. (LPD photo)

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Lexington Police conducting Public Safety Checkpoints

The Lexington Police Department started conducting several Public Safety Checkpoints Monday, until Wednesday, according to Lexington Police Chief Terrence Green. Officers will be conducting the Public Safety Checkpoint in response to collision incidents, Citizen Traffic Complaints, and previous enforcement in this area focused on speeding and unsafe driving practices. Officers will be checking driver’s licenses, […]

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