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Man killed in Russell neighborhood was suspect in Breonna Taylor warrants

According to LMPD, one man is dead after a shooting took place in the 2300 block of Magazine Street Thursday afternoon.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — According to LMPD, police are investigating a fatal shooting in the Russell neighborhood that left one man dead. 

Police responded to a call of a shooting in the 2300 block of Magazine St. around 12:30 p.m. Thursday. 

When officers arrived, they located a man that was suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on the scene. 

The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the man as 28-year-old Adrian Walker. 

Attorney Keith Kamenish confirmed Walker was one of the main suspects listed on the warrants during the narcotics raid on Elliott Avenue on March 13. That is the same investigation which also led to the deadly raid on Breonna Taylor's home miles away the same night.

LMPD's Homicide Unit is investigating. There are no suspects.

Anyone who may have information about this fatal shooting is asked to call the anonymous Tip-line at 574-LMPD.

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