Man dies after stabbing in west Louisville

Louisville, KY - Posted by Charles Gazaway - email

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville Metro Police are investigating the death of a man in that happened Thursday afternoon after he was stabbed in west Louisville.

According to Officer Carey Klain, LMPD public information officer, police were called to 4001 W. Market around 2 p.m. after a 911 call reported a stabbing. 2nd Division officers found the victim, a black man in his early 40s, in a nearby alley.

Klain said the man suffered several stab wounds and was taken to University Hospital where he later died from his wounds. Police do not have any suspects.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the LMPD Crime Tip Line at 574-LMPD (5673). All calls to the Crime Tip Line are anonymous.

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