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4 shot, 2 dead, on street corner in west Louisville neighborhood; 2 others hospitalized
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) ' Police say two of four people have died after being shot on a street corner in a west Louisville neighborhood where more gunfire rang out while officers were investigating.
Four or five shots could be heard. Police ran down the street, and one officer took a shotgun from his car and ran behind a house where police had been investigating. Two people were placed in handcuffs.
Police spokesman Dwight Mitchell said Thursday afternoon that officers found two men dead when they arrived at the scene.
A third person is in critical condition at University of Louisville Hospital. The fourth was taken there with injuries that didn't appear to be life-threatening.
The victims' identities haven't been released, and police didn't release any information about what may have happened.