Man shot, killed in southwest Louisville near Cane Run Park

Man shot, killed in southwest Louisville near Cane Run Park
Police say a man was shot and killed on Saddlebrook Lane on Tuesday night.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man was shot to death in a residential area of southwest Louisville.

The shooting was reported at 11:55 p.m. Tuesday in the 4900 block of Saddlebrook Lane, Louisville Metro Police Department spokeswoman Alicia Smiley confirmed. That’s off Rockford Lane near Cane Run Road.

When emergency crews arrived they found a man with a gunshot wound outside of an apartment complex.

The man was pronounced dead and was later identified as Robert Arnold, 29.

Arnold did not live at the location where he was shot.

Just about 20 minutes before this shooting, another shooting happened about four miles away, in Louisville’s Hazelwood neighborhood, where two people were shot outside a home.

Police have not connected the shootings in any way.

The LMPD Homicide Unit is investigating.

No suspect information has been released in either case. Anyone with information on this crime should call the Louisville Metro Police Department’s anonymous tip line at 502-574-LMPD (5673).

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