Teen killed in early Saturday morning shooting identified

Teen killed in early Saturday morning shooting identified
Police say the victim of the shooting appears to be around 17-years-old. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A 17-year-old was killed in a shooting early Saturday morning.

Police say the victim of the shooting appears to be around 17-years-old.
Police say the victim of the shooting appears to be around 17-years-old. (Source: WAVE 3 News)
The shooting happened just before 1:30 Saturday morning.
The shooting happened just before 1:30 Saturday morning. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

Police were called to the 300 block of S. 42 Street, near Larkwood Ave.

When officers arrived, they found a young man suffering from a gunshot wound. That teen was rushed to University Hospital, where he later died from his injuries.

Decorian Curry, 17, was identified as the victim of a shooting on May 25.
Decorian Curry, 17, was identified as the victim of a shooting on May 25. (Source: Family photo)

A representative for the family identified the victim as Decorian Curry, 17.

The Jefferson County Coroner’s office confirmed Curry was the victim and ruled his manner of death homicide.

The LMPD Homicide Unit is investigating.

Police say there are no suspects at this time.

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