1 dead after shooting in Shawnee neighborhood - WDRB 41 Louisville News

1 dead after shooting in Shawnee neighborhood

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- LMPD is investigating after a fatal shooting in the Shawnee neighborhood near Young Elementary School.

MetroSafe dispatchers tell WDRB the report came in as one person shot just before 5 p.m. in the 3600 block of Vermont Avenue, off West Muhammad Ali Boulevard. 

LMPD Spokesperson Dwight Mitchell said officers first responded to the scene on a report of a person down, but found someone shot inside a home. 

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Neighbors told our crew at the scene they did not hear gunshots. 

No arrests have been made and police have no suspects in the case at this time.

If you have any information, call the anonymous police tip line at 574-LMPD.

This story will be updated. 

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