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Murdered teen identified as Shawnee High School student

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Tysha Spearman (Source: Christopher 2X) Tysha Spearman (Source: Christopher 2X)
The scene of Monday night's shooting in the 1800 block of Crop Street. The scene of Monday night's shooting in the 1800 block of Crop Street.
An ambulance carrying the girl arrives at Kosair Children's Hospital. An ambulance carrying the girl arrives at Kosair Children's Hospital.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Louisville teenager shot to death Monday night has been identified as Tysha Spearman.

Deputy Coroner Jack Arnold said the 15-year-old Shawnee High School student died of a single gunshot wound to the back.

Community activist Christopher 2X said a group of men came up to Spearman Monday night in the 1800 block of Crop Street in Portland, an argument broke out and Spearman was shot. 2X said the girl was unarmed.

Police have not made any arrests in the case. Anyone with information about the murder should call the Louisville Metro Police Department's anonymous tip line at 502-574-LMPD.

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