Coroner identifies man murdered in Russell neighborhood - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Coroner identifies man murdered in Russell neighborhood

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- We now know the identity of the man who was shot and killed in west Louisville Sunday evening.

Police were called the intersection of 24th and Chestnut around 8 p.m. Sunday. That's where they found the victim - now identified as 26-year-old Mark Wagner Jr. - in the street with a gunshot wound to the head.

Wagner was taken to University Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 8:35 p.m., according to Deputy Coroner Jack Arnold.

Police have no suspects at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call the LMPD crime tipline at 502-574-LMPD (502-574-5673).

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