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Man shot, killed in Russell neighborhood

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Police investigating the shooting. Police investigating the shooting.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed in Louisville's Russell neighborhood.

According to Louisville Metro Police Department Spokesperson Dwight Mitchell, the body of a man who appeared to be in his 20s was found in the 1700 block of Esquire Alley near 18th Street and Broadway around 11:30 p.m. Monday.

Louisville Metro police officers shut down Broadway between 17th and 20th Streets while they searched the area for evidence.

No suspect information has been released. Anyone with information is asked to call the anonymous police tip line at (502) 574-LMPD.

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