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Cab driver shot to death in Newburg

Published: Nov. 17, 2014 at 3:47 AM EST|Updated: Nov. 24, 2014 at 3:48 AM EST
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville Metro Police are searching for a suspect after a cab driver was shot to death in the Newburg neighborhood.

According to Officer Carey Klain, a Louisville Metro Police spokesperson, officers were called to the intersection of Garden Green Way and Mansfield Lane just after 8 p.m. Nov. 16 on numerous reports of shots fired and a traffic crash.

Officers found a cab that had hit a pole and ended up in a driveway. The driver, a man in his 30's, has been shot. Police started CPR, but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Klain said the driver was the only person in the vehicle.

Police have no suspects in the case. Anyone with information is asked to call the LMPD Crime tip Line at 574-LMPD (574-5673.) All calls to the tip line are anonymous.

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