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CrimeLouisville police: Man killed in Tuesday's 7th shooting, 2nd homicide

18:25  22 may  2019
18:25  22 may  2019 Source:   courier-journal.com

Suspect in Carnegie homicide in custody

Suspect in Carnegie homicide in custody The man police said killed another man inside of an apartment in Carnegie and injured a woman in the process is in police custody, officials have confirmed. Richard Mickens, Jr., 58, faces charges of criminal homicide and other offenses. On Sunday morning, police found two people stabbed at an apartment complex of 5th Street. Luke Connolly, 51, had been stabbed and also, according to a witness account, had a garbage bag placed over his head at one point. The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s office listed strangulation as his cause of death. Police said Mickens also stabbed a woman and raped her. She survived her injuries and was able to tell police what had happened.

A man was fatally shot early Tuesday in the Algonquin neighborhood, and four other people suffered injuries in overnight shootings in West Louisville , according to police . Second Division officers responded about 2:30 a. m . Tuesday to a reported shooting in the 1600 block of Brashear Drive

A man was shot and killed early Tuesday in the Phoenix Hill neighborhood, according to Louisville police . Louisville Metro Police Department spokesman Dwight Mitchell said officers responded about 2 a. m . Tuesday to a reported shooting at the intersection of Lexington Road and Hamilton

A man was found shot to death inside a home in the Portland neighborhood late Tuesday, according to police, marking the second homicide and seventh person shot on a violent day in Louisville.

LMPD spokeswoman Alicia Smiley said officers responded just before 10:30 p.m. to the 100 block of N. 18th Street to a reported shooting.

Police found the body of a man in his late 20s inside a residence who had been shot, Smiley said. Police believe the victim lived in the home, Smiley said.

Officer involved in Jeffersontown shooting, police say

Officer involved in Jeffersontown shooting, police say An officer was involved in a shooting Wednesday morning in Jeffersontown, police said. The shooting happened around 10:24 a.m. in the area of Ruckriegel Parkway and Watterson Trail, police said. While few details about the shooting have been made available, dispatchers confirmed all officers are OK. Louisville Metro police said they were called to assist in the investigation, but its unclear which agency the officer is with at this time. This is a developing story. WLKY will provide updates here as we learn more. READ MORE:Officer involved in Jeffersontown shooting, police say CHECK OUT WLKY:Live. Local. Late-Breaking.

A man was found shot to death on a Central City sidewalk, marking the second fatal shooting within about a half hour Thursday night (Jan. He had been shot more than once and was pronounced dead at the scene, Scheets said. Police cordoned off Thalia Street from South Saratoga to Simon Bolivar

A 21-year-old man was shot and killed early Tuesday morning in Wilmington. It' s the fifth homicide in the city so far this year and the 11 th shooting overall. Police circle shell casings found in the first block of E. 7 th St. Tuesday morning in Wilmington.

The LMPD Homicide Unit is investigating, and no arrests have been made, Smiley said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the anonymous crime tip hotline at 502-574-LMPD (5673).

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This article originally appeared on Louisville Courier Journal: Louisville police: Man killed in Tuesday's 7th shooting, 2nd homicide

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