Shooting victim found at Berrytown Apartments on Hersfield Road identified

Nicholas Baker
Nicholas Baker

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man who died of multiple gunshot wounds suffered in the parking lot of an eastern Jefferson County apartment building has been identified.

The Jefferson County Coroner's office identified the man as Nicholas J. Baker, 22. He died at University Hospital at 7:36 p.m. Saturday.

LMPD spokeswoman Carey Klain said officers responded to a report of shots fired at Berrytown Apartments around 7 p.m. Saturday.

Earlier, police said the man had been shot behind a red SUV in the 12400 block of Hersfield Road off Heafer Road and LaGrange Road/Highway 146 near Anchorage. That location is listed as Baker's last known address.

No funeral arrangements for Baker have been set.

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