Suspect in April shooting charged with attempted murder

Suspect in April shooting charged with attempted murder
Maurice L. Deal Jr. (Source: LMDC)
Maurice L. Deal Jr. (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man has been arrested in connection with an April shooting in the Russell neighborhood.

Maurice L. Deal, Jr., 29, of Louisville, was arrested at 11:45 p.m. May 7. He is charged with attempted murder.

Louisville Metro police say that on April 21, Deal was responsible for shooting a person multiple times in the 2000 block of Muhammad Ali Blvd.

Deal was arraigned today in Jefferson District Court and is being held at Louisville Metro Corrections on a $100,000 cash bond.

He is scheduled to be back in court May 18.

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