Man shot to death on Lentz Avenue

Posted by Charles Gazaway - email

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Metro Police are investigating another deadly shooting.

Just after 9 p.m. Tuesday, officers were called to a shooting at 4019 Lentz Avenue, near the Iroquois Homes housing complex off Taylor Blvd. Investigators tell WAVE 3 a black man in his mid to late 30's was found shot in the abdomen. The victim was taken to University Hospital where he died from his injuries. His name has not been released.

Even though it is early in the investigation, police believe the shooting may have been the result of a robbery gone bad. Detectives have not released any information on a possible suspect.

If you have any information that can help detectives solve this case, call the LMPD Crime Tip Line at 574-LMPD (5673). All calls to the Crime Tip Line are anonymous.

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