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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Louisville Metro Police Department is investigating after a woman was dropped off at a local hospital early Monday morning with a gunshot wound and later died.

The woman, identified by the Jefferson County Coroner's Office as 28-year-old Veronica Wecas, was dropped off at Norton Hospital in downtown Louisville at 2:45 a.m. Monday, Officer Beth Ruoff, a spokesperson for LMPD, said in an email.

She died a short time later, Ruoff said. 

LMPD's Homicide Unit is now investigating. 

Anyone with information is asked to call LMPD's Crime Tip Hotline at 574-LMPD (5673). Callers can remain anonymous.

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