UPDATE: Teen killed in Shawnee neighborhood shooting

Around 2:30 p.m., officers responded to calls of a shooting in the intersection of South 39th...
Around 2:30 p.m., officers responded to calls of a shooting in the intersection of South 39th Street and River Park Drive.(WAVE News)
Published: Dec. 6, 2022 at 3:56 PM EST|Updated: Dec. 7, 2022 at 9:54 AM EST
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - Louisville Metro police are investigating after a male teenager was shot and killed in the Shawnee neighborhood on Tuesday.

Around 2:30 p.m., officers responded to calls of a shooting in the intersection of South 39th Street and River Park Drive, LMPD spokeswoman Beth Ruoff said.

A male was found in the location who had been shot multiple times and pronounced dead at the scene.

He was identified by the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office as 16-year-old Louisville resident Draven J. Daniel and the teen’s death was ruled a homicide.

Police said there are no suspects. LMPD’s Homicide Unit is handling the ongoing investigation.

Anyone with any information is asked to call LMPD’s anonymous tip line at (502) 574-LMPD (5673) or use the online crime tip portal.