Man dead in Parkland shooting - News, Weather & Sports

Man dead in Parkland shooting

Police on the scene of the shooting. Police on the scene of the shooting.
Steve Bledsoe, Jr., 24 Steve Bledsoe, Jr., 24

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man's body was found shot dead late Monday night in the Parkland neighborhood.

MetroSafe confirmed shortly after 11 p.m. Monday they received a call of a shots fired in the 3600 block of Greenwood Avenue near 36th Street.

When officers arrived on the scene they found a man dead near a car and called for homicide detectives.

The Coroner's Office has confirmed the victim was Steve Bledsoe, Jr., 24. According to the coroner, he lived just a few blocks from where the shooting occurred.

An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.

Police have not made any arrests nor released any suspect information. They hope they get leads from neighbors who saw or heard anything.

Anyone with information concerning the shooting is asked to call the anonymous tip line at (502) 574-LMPD.

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