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Guardian Court homicide victim identified

The victims drove to the Sleep Inn in the 3300 block of Preston Highway before being rushed to the hospital. (Source: WAVE 3 News) The victims drove to the Sleep Inn in the 3300 block of Preston Highway before being rushed to the hospital. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man killed in a shooting early Thursday morning has been identified.

Richard Ford, 25, of Jeffersonville, died just before 4 a.m. at University Hospital in downtown Louisville.

Louisville Metro Police say Ford and another man were in the area of Guardian Court when the shooting happened. Ford was sitting in a car when he was shot.

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The victims then drove to the Sleep Inn in the 3300 block of Preston Highway before being rushed to the hospital, according to police.

Ford died from a gunshot wound to the head. Funeral arrangements are pending.

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Police have not released the condition of the other victim.

LMPD's Homicide Unit is investigating. No arrests have been made.

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