Man found dead in yard in Smoketown

Man found dead in yard in Smoketown

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Police say they are speaking with a person of interest after a deadly shooting in Louisville's Smoketown neighborhood Sunday afternoon.

Officers found a man's body lying in the front yard of a home in the 700 block of South Shelby Street around 1:45 p.m. Sunday. Police say he was shot to death.

Around 3 p.m., the department posted on Facebook that investigators were speaking with a person of interest about the case.

Police say the victim, who has not been named, was in his 20s or 30s.

WAVE3.com will have updates to this developing story as new information becomes available.

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