Homicide scene at Floyd and Ormsby

Pictured: crime tape at the scene of a homicide investigation at Floyd and Ormsby in Louisville, Ky., on June 14, 2021. 

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Police are investigating after a body was found in Old Louisville Monday morning.

According to Dwight Mitchell, a spokesman for the Louisville Metro Police Department, the male victim was found on South Floyd Street, near East Ormsby Avenue, at about 8 a.m. Mitchell said he died from "some type of obvious trauma," but did not elaborate. 

LMPD is investigating the case as a homicide. Anyone with any information is asked to call the police tip line at 502-574-LMPD. Callers can remain anonymous.

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