Police investigate body found in a West Louisville alley


by Bethanni Williams


Posted on January 17, 2014 at 5:14 AM

Updated Friday, Jan 17 at 1:33 PM


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(WHAS 11)--Police are investigating after a body was found in a West Louisville alley.

Police say a passerby called police around 1:45 a.m. after noticing a body in the 800 block of North 33rd Street behind a resident's home.

The victim is a white woman in her late teens or early twenties. She was found deceased at the scene.

Police are not able to say how she died but they said there was physical trauma to her body.

The victim's identity has not been released. Police will be knocking on doors in the neighborhood to find out if the young woman lived in the neighborhood or in the area once they get an identification.

We will bring you more information as it becomes available.

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