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2 killed in shooting at Green Light Lounge in Louisville

Police say officers responded to reports of a shooting around 3 a.m. Sunday.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — According to a release from the Louisville Metro Police Department (LMPD), two men are dead following a shooting at the Green Light Lounge early Sunday morning. 

Police say officers responded to the business located in the 3500 block of Seventh Street Road around 3 a.m. Once on the scene, responding authorities located a man inside suffering from gunshot wounds. 

The man was transported to University of Louisville (UofL) Hospital in critical condition. He later succumbed to his injuries. Family members have identified the man as Dion Rudolph.

LMPD says a second gunshot victim was transported by private means to Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital and subsequently taken to UofL Hospital. Police said he was pronounced dead early Monday. The Jefferson County Coroner's Office identified the man as Blair Wells.

Police did not indicate if there were suspects in the matter. The investigation is ongoing and being handled by the LMPD Homicide Unit.


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