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Coroner releases name of woman shot, killed in car

Published: Jun. 11, 2016 at 2:34 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 11, 2016 at 7:44 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Police say a woman was shot and killed in a car outside an apartment complex early Saturday morning, but a young child who was also in the car was not injured.

The shooting took place near the Parkway Place public housing complex, at the intersection of 13th Street and Patton Court, around 4:30 a.m., according to police spokeswoman Alicia Smiley.

Jefferson County Deputy Coroner J. David Wood identified the victim as Jacoya Mangrum, 20.

Smiley says officers have spoken to other people who were inside the car at the time of the shooting, but they have not identified any suspects. Investigators have not yet determined if the shots were fired from inside or outside of the car.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the anonymous tipline at 574-LMPD.

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