Death investigation underway after St. Matthews teen shot, killed

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A death investigation is underway after a St. Matthews teen was shot Tuesday night.

According to the St. Matthews Police Department Chief, they received a call about shots being fired around 10:45 p.m. on  April 21 in the area of Nanz Ave. and Wiltshire Ave. When police arrived on the scene, they found a 16-year-old male victim shot several times.

16-year-old shot and killed in St. Matthews

16-year-old shot and killed in St. Matthews

The victim was transported to the University Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

There are no suspects at this time.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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