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Man charged with murder in apartment shooting

Raquan Carmichael (Source: LMDC) Raquan Carmichael (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The man shot at an apartment building Wednesday has died, and police have arrested a suspect on a charge of murder.

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Raquan Carmichael, 24, is charged with murder and burglary. Detectives believe he illegally entered a unit of an apartment building in the 2000 block of Terril Lane and got into a fight with the victim, which led to the shooting.

On Wednesday, police said the victim, an unidentified man in his 30s, was shot outside the building around 12:10 a.m. Aug. 13. He was taken to University of Louisville Hospital.

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Police said that Carmichael was identified by witnesses. The arrest report says Carmichael lives near the building where the shooting occurred.

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