Landon Hayes and Tyrus Lathem Death – Obituary News; Two people have been identified after a shooting in Lexington Sunday afternoon, according to Lexington Police. Police said officers responded to the 500 block of N. Upper around 11:50 a.m. after receiving a call for shots fired.
The Fayette County Coroner identified the two people shot as 10-year-old Landon Hayes and 22-year-old Tyrus Lathem. When officers arrived, they found the 22-year-old man and Landon dead inside a house. Both were shot.
The Coroner’s report states that Hayes died in a homicide and that Lathem died by suicide. Lexington Police reports there is no ongoing threat to the public and that the investigation is ongoing.
Officials say the relationship between the two people is unknown at this time.