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Coroner identifies 18-year-old killed in Buechel, police still investigating

Police said Michael West was found shot and killed in the 4500 block of Fegenbush Lane Tuesday afternoon.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Louisville Metro Police Department is investigating after a man had been found shot multiple times according to a spokesperson.

LMPD said officers responded to a call of a shooting in the 4500 block of Fegenbush Lane, near Buechel, around 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

When officers arrived they found a man who had been shot multiple times, police said.

On Thursday, the Jefferson County Coroner's office identified the victim as 18-year-old Michael West.

LMPD said West was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said there are no suspects in custody, and asked if people had any information to call 574-LMPD (5673) or use their online tip portal.

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