Lexington man shot in face
Deputies with the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office responded to a gunshot injury call at 7161 Dogwood Circle, the residence of Lisa Ratcliffe, 37.
According to a press release, when deputies arrived they found a man, identified as Dean Anthony Dimery of Lexington, 37, with a gunshot wound to the face. The victim was transported to a hospital, where he remains in critical condition.
Deputies said preliminary findings indicate this is a domestic violence incident. At the time of the shooting the shooting, the victim may have been attempting to break into the home of his girlfriend.
Investigators are consulting with the Randolph County District Attorney’s Office to determine if charges will be filed.