Trinity Gay, the 15-year-old daughter of Olympian Tyson Gay, died early Sunday morning after being shot in the neck at Cook Out restaurant in Lexington, Kentucky.
Three men were arrested on Sunday evening in connection with the shooting death of the young teen. According to reports, Lexington police charged 21-year-old Dvonta Middlebrooks with wanton endangerment and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Chazerae Taylor, 38, and D’markeo Taylor, 19, who are father and son, have also been charged with wanton endangerment.
Gay was shot in the neck during rounds of gunfire exchanged between two vehicles in the restaurant parking lot. Middlebrooks was reportedly in the parking lot of Cook Out just before 4 a.m. and shot multiple times. Witnesses reported gunfire was exchanged between two vehicles around the same time. The vehicles have been described as a gray Dodge Charger and a dark-colored sports car with tinted windows.
Although officers located one of the vehicles, they are still on the search for the second car involved, and are currently investigating.
SOURCE: Daily Mail | PHOTO CREDIT: Getty, Twitter
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