Louisville Metro Police arrest suspect in Taylor Boulevard murder
Police say the suspect was arrested on Saturday.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police have arrested a suspect in a murder that happened Friday on Taylor Boulevard.
According to LMPD spokesperson Dwight Mitchell, 33-year-old Michael E. Doertch Jr. was arrested on Saturday.
The police report says officers with LMPD's 4th Division responded to a call on Taylor Boulevard on Friday. Police say that on arrival, the victim's body was located and "showed signs of an apparent assault."
Police say an autopsy revealed the victim died of blunt force trauma to the head and torso.
Authorities say Doertch admitted to assaulting the victim, which caused the victim's death.
He is being held at Louisville Metro Corrections.
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