Victim identified after overnight shooting on W. Jefferson - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Victim identified after overnight shooting on W. Jefferson

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A victim has been identified after an overnight shooting in the 2700 block of W. Jefferson Street in Louisville. 

LMPD first division officers found Demetrius McLaurin, 40, when they responded to the scene just before 1:00 a.m. 

McLaurin died from multiple gunshot wounds in the recovery room at University Hospital on Sunday at 6:39 a.m

He was from the 2400 block of W. Jefferson.

The location and number of McLaurin's wounds are not being released due to a pending investigation by LMPD's Homicide unit.

Officials say it appeared that the victim ran to the area where he was located after being shot at another undetermined location. 

Funeral arrangements have not been released.

No arrests have been made at this time. 

Anyone with information regarding this shooting is asked to call the Crime Tip Hotline at 574-LMPD (5673).

We will update this story as more information becomes available. 

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