One dead, one injured after shooting in Shelbyville

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Published: Jun. 17, 2022 at 12:07 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - One man is dead and another left injured from a shooting on Friday in Shelbyville, Ky.

Officers with the Shelbyville Police Department were dispatched to the 1600 block of Juniper Drive.

According to a release, the officers found an unresponsive man and attempted to save his life, but he was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers also found another man with gunshot wounds and he was taken to UofL Hospital.

The Shelbyville County coroner confirmed that 24-year-old Shelbyville resident Chase S. Dempsey was the man who died.

Police say this is not a random incident and believe there is not a threat to the community.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Shelbyville Police Department at (502) 633-2336 or Crime Stoppers at (502) 633-4500.

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