Coroner names teen killed in Portland neighborhood

Coroner names teen killed in Portland neighborhood

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Jefferson County Coroner's office has identified a 15-year-old who was shot and killed in the Portland neighborhood on Wednesday night.

Tyler Russell was pronounced dead at University Hospital after being shot near the intersection of 20th Street and Market Street around 9:40 p.m. Wednesday. The coroner's office did not release the number of times Russell was shot at the request of police.

Police have not released any suspect details. Anyone with information is asked to call the anonymous police tip line at (502) 574-LMPD.

No funeral arrangements for Russell have been released.

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