Man dies following shooting in South Louisville

Man dies following shooting in South Louisville

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man who was shot in south Louisville died.

The shooting was reported behind a car wash at Fourth Street and Winkler Avenue at 11:52 p.m. Tuesday, according to Louisville Metro police.

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Once on scene police found one male victim with a gunshot wound to the body.

"He was located in the yard of a residence, however we do not believe he is a resident of that particular location," LMPD spokeswoman Alicia Smiley said.

No other information has been given at this time.

"Although it is rather late at night, we see that there are still a number of people out, so hopefully there may be someone who saw or heard something out of the ordinary who can get us some additional information," Smiley said.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call to anonymous police tip line at (502) 574-LMPD.

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