1 dead, 1 wounded in west Louisville; shootings believed to be connected

One person is dead and another was wounded after gunfire went off in an area of ​​west Louisville, police said.The double shooting was reported just after 4:30 pm Wednesday in the 3500 block of West Broadway. That’s in the Chickasaw neighborhood.A spokesperson for the Louisville Metro Police Department released details Wednesday about the investigation. Police set up a perimeter near the Shorty’s convenience store, where investigators believe the shooting took place.The victim who died was found outside the business.Police believe another person found shot a few blocks away in the 700 block of Sutcliffe Avenue is connected to the case. That person was taken to a hospital.Investigators are still working to gather more information about the shooting.No arrests have been made.Detectives are urging anyone with information to come forward. Tips can be made anonymously by calling the tip line at 502-574-LMPD.

One person is dead and another was wounded after gunfire went off in an area of ​​west Louisville, police said.

The double shooting was reported just after 4:30 pm Wednesday in the 3500 block of West Broadway. That’s in the Chickasaw neighborhood.

A spokesperson for the Louisville Metro Police Department released details Wednesday about the investigation. Police set up a perimeter near the Shorty’s convenience store, where investigators believe the shooting took place.

The victim who died was found outside the business.

Police believe another person found shot a few blocks away in the 700 block of Sutcliffe Avenue is connected to the case. That person was taken to a hospital.

Investigators are still working to gather more information about the shooting.

No arrests have been made.

Detectives are urging anyone with information to come forward. Tips can be made anonymously by calling the tip line at 502-574-LMPD.

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