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Shawnee neighborhood murder victim identified; search for shooter continues

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Louisville Metro Police homicide detectives are continuing the search for the person or persons responsible for the shooting death of a man in west Louisville Wednesday night.

Officers were called to the 600 block of South 37th Street in the Shawnee neighborhood just after 10 p.m. by residents who heard multiple gunshots. When police arrived, they found man dead in front of an apartment building.

The victim has been identified as 30-year-old Samarius Claycomb of Nichols Drive. According to the Jefferson County Coroner's Office, Claycomb died of multiple gunshot wounds.

Police are still looking for a suspect and have not released a motive for the shooting.

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