Man shot, killed in Old Louisville identified

Man shot, killed in Old Louisville identified
When officers arrived, they found the victim who was pronounced dead at the scene. (Source: Pexels)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – The name of a man who died after he was shot in Old Louisville has been released.

The shooting was reported in the 1400 block of South Third Street around 2:30 a.m. Monday, according to Louisville Metro Police Department spokesman Dwight Mitchell.

When officers arrived, they found the victim, who was identified as Austin Fitzpatrick, 26, by the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office.

Fitzpatrick was pronounced dead at the scene.

The LMPD Homicide Unit is investigating. Anyone with information is asked to call the anonymous police tip line at (502) 574-LMPD.

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