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UPDATE: Coroner releases name of person killed in shooting at 37th and Market

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Authorities have released the name of the person who was killed in a shooting in Louisville's west end early Monday.

Nychol Jeffries, 27, was pronounced dead at U of L Hospital just after 8 a.m. on Monday, according to Deputy Coroner Rita Taylor.

Taylor says Jeffries died from a gunshot wound to the head.

Officials with LMPD's Homicide Unit say a second person was also injured in the shooting, which happened just after midnight at 37th and Market. That's where police found Jeffries and the other victim, both suffering from gunshot wounds. 

The second person was also taken to University Hospital with serious injuries. 

Homicide detectives are continuing to handle the investigation.

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