Man with protective order shot by ex-girlfriend (VIDEO)

A 40-year-old man is recovering from multiple gunshot wounds following a domestic incident involving his ex-girlfriend in Lexington Tuesday.

Police received a call just before 7 a.m. and when they arrived, found William J. Redd lying on the front lawn. He had been shot several times and was transported to the hospital for treatment.

Authorities confirmed with local media that Redd was shot by his former girlfriend. He was subsequently charged with fourth-degree assault, domestic violence, and violating a domestic violence order.

[ WKYT ]