15-year-old killed in Lexington is identified by Lexington County coroner

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher has released the identity of the person who was found dead outside an apartment located in the 300 block of Roberts Street in the Town of Lexington , Saturday, shortly before 11 p.m.

According to Fisher, Mr. Zeloni Canyus Ellison, 15, of Lexington was pronounced dead at the scene due to multiple gunshot wounds to the upper body.

The Town of Lexington Police Department continues to investigate the incident.