Woman dead from 'obvious foul play' overnight in South Louisville

Woman dead from 'obvious foul play' overnight in South Louisville

LOUISVILLE, KY - A woman was found dead in front of an apartment complex in South Louisville early Sunday morning.

LMPD spokesman Dwight Mitchell said police responded to a report of a person down in front of the apartments in the 400 block of Douglas Park around 4:30 a.m. Sunday.

When officers arrived, they found the woman already dead. Mitchell said her death was the "result of obvious foul play." The woman was pronounced dead at the crime scene.

The LMPD Homicide Unit is currently investigating.

WAVE 3 News will update this story as more information becomes available.

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