In a recent unfortunate incident, a man lost his life after being shot in the Russell neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky. This heart-wrenching event occurred on a Saturday evening, prompting a swift response from the Louisville Metro Police Department.
Around 7 p.m., officers were dispatched to the scene following a report of a shooting in the vicinity of 24th Street and Elliott Avenue. Upon their arrival, they discovered a man who had sustained multiple gunshot wounds. Tragically, despite all efforts, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Louisville Metro Police Department’s Homicide Unit has taken charge of the investigation into this incident, seeking answers and justice for the victim and their family. As they delve into the details surrounding the shooting, they are actively encouraging anyone with information to come forward. Individuals can provide valuable assistance by contacting the anonymous tip line at 502–574-LMPD or by using the online Crime Tip portal.
This unfortunate incident serves as a reminder of the importance of community vigilance and cooperation in addressing and preventing such acts of violence. Our thoughts and condolences go out to the victim’s family and loved ones during this difficult time.