Man shot, killed in Hikes Point identified

Published: Jan. 16, 2018 at 10:35 AM EST|Updated: Jan. 17, 2018 at 11:46 AM EST
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – The man shot and killed in Hikes Point on Tuesday has been identified.

The Jefferson County Coroner's office identified the man as Coleman George Passafiume, 22, of Louisville.

The shooting was reported in the 4000 block of Laurelwood Avenue around 3 a.m. Tuesday, according to Louisville Metro Police Department spokesman Dwight Mitchell.

When officers arrived they found Passafiume had been shot. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Mitchell said the shooting appeared to be domestic between a father and son and police were not searching for a suspect.

The LMPD Homicide Unit is continuing to investigate the shooting.

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