LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Metro Police are searching for a gunman after a fatal shooting near Churchill Downs.

It happened on Kleier Avenue near Taylor Boulevard just before midnight Wednesday.

Police say they found a man later identified as 42-year-old Damon White shot to death in the middle of the street.  White was pronounced dead at the scene just after midnight, with the cause of death being several gunshot wounds.

Authorities do not have any suspects and are asking anyone with information to call 574-LMPD. 

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