LMPD: 1 dead, 1 injured in Portland neighborhood shooting

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — According to a release from the Louisville Metro Police Department (LMPD), one man is dead and another is injured following a shooting in the Portland neighborhood. 

Officers responded to a call of a shooting in the 400 block of North 21st Street around 11 p.m. Wednesday. When officers arrived they located a man suffering from a gunshot wound. 

The man was taken to University of Louisville Hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.

A short time later, police located a second victim in the 300 block of N. 21st St. The man was also taken to University of Louisville Hospital with what appear to be non-life threatening injuries. 

The LMPD Homicide Unit continues investigating the matter. 

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