Willie Y. Dixon Death, Obituary – The Lexington Police Department is actively investigating a tragic homicide that occurred on Creek Path Lane in the early hours of Tuesday morning. The victim has been officially identified by the Fayette Co. Coroner’s Office as 42-year-old Willie Y. Dixon. The incident unfolded when authorities received a distressing report of a shooting with a victim at 4:52 a.m. on Tuesday. Responding promptly to the call, officers arrived at the scene to find a male victim within a residence, suffering from a gunshot wound. Despite their efforts, the victim’s injuries proved fatal, and he was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At present, no information regarding a suspect has been released. As the investigation continues, law enforcement is urging anyone who possesses relevant information about this case to come forward and assist. Those who can provide details are encouraged to reach out to the Lexington Police Department at (859) 258-3600.
This heartbreaking incident serves as a stark reminder of the urgency of addressing gun violence and the devastating impact it can have on individuals, families, and communities. As we process this tragedy, our thoughts are with the loved ones of Willie Y. Dixon, who are undoubtedly grappling with immense grief.
In this time of sorrow, may the investigation lead to swift answers and justice for the victim and his family. As a community, let us come together to support one another and advocate for a safer, more secure environment where such incidents are prevented, and lives are safeguarded.