Old Louisville shooting victim identified

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The victim of a shooting in Old Louisville late Sunday has been identified.

Police responded to a call of shots fired in the 1200 block of Brook Street near Oak Street just before midnight Sunday. When officers arrived, they found the victim, 48-year-old Gilbert D. Malone, in the street.

He was pronounced dead at the scene at 11:48 p.m. Deputy Coroner Jim Wesley says he died from multiple gunshot wounds.

Police blocked off the area and called out the K9 and a police chopper to try and gather as much information as possible.

Anyone with information is asked to call the crime tipline at 574-LMPD (574-5673).

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