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Newburg murder investigation underway after man shot, killed

A man was shot on Guardian Court around 11:30 p.m. on Oct. 13, an LMPD spokesperson said. He...
A man was shot on Guardian Court around 11:30 p.m. on Oct. 13, an LMPD spokesperson said. He died before he could be brought to the hospital.
Published: Oct. 14, 2021 at 12:36 AM EDT|Updated: Oct. 14, 2021 at 7:11 AM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A homicide investigation is underway after a man was shot to death late Wednesday night in Newburg.

The shooting on Guardian Court around 11:30 p.m. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene by responding officers before he could be brought to the hospital, Louisville Metro Police Department spokesperson Dwight Mitchell said.

The victim’s identity was not revealed, but Mitchell said he is believed to be in his early to mid-20s.

There was no mention of a suspect.

Mitchell said two other people were wounded in the shooting. One of the victims fled to another location on Guardian Court. Injuries to that person are not considered life-threatening. The other victim was located in the 3200 block of Garland Ave. in the Parkland neighborhood. He was taken to UofL Health - University Hospital. His condition was not immediately available.

The shootings are being investigated by LMPD Homicide. Mitchell said there are no suspects at this time. Anyone with information about the shooting should call the LMPD Anonymous Tip Line at (502) 574-LMPD.

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