Man Found in Bar Parking Lot Dies, One Arrested in Lexington

LEXINGTON – A man that was found in the parking lot of a Lexington bar has died, and one man has been arrested.

According to the Associated Press, Lexington police were called to a downtown bar around 1:30 AM Saturday for a report of a man lying unresponsive in the bar’s parking lot. Police say the 22-year-old victim had injuries consistent with an assault, and was taken to a local hospital where he later died.

Police say after collecting evidence at the scene, officers arrested 23-year-old Jorge Vasquez around 4:00 AM. The victim’s name has not been released pending notification of his family members.