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Separate shootings across Louisville leave 4 injured, 1 dead Metro Police say

LMPD said the person who had been shot near LaVista Way had died in hospital Sunday morning.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Metro Police are investigating separate shooting incidents that left 5 victims with injuries Saturday night.

The first of the incidents happened around 8:30 p.m. in the 500 block of East Jacob Street.

Officers arrived at that scene and didn’t locate a victim. Police said a short time later, officers responded to the 700 block of South Jackson Street with a gunshot wound to the hand.

Police determined the 17-year-old was the victim from the East Jacob Street shooting.

A short time later, 7th Division officers responded to the 1100 block of LaVista Way at about 9:15 p.m. Like the other incident, police could not locate a victim.

That victim, later identified as 20-year-old Terry Christopher Jones Jr., was found nearby in the 3500 block of Olive Road with a gunshot wound and is believed to be the victim from LaVista Way.

LMPD said Jones died at the in the hospital Sunday morning.

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Around 10:40 p.m., 5th Division officers responded to Brownsboro Road and Reservoir Avenue in Crescent Hill. Police located three males that with gunshot wounds.

No other information has been released in any of these incidents.

The investigations into these incidents are ongoing.

If you have any information that can help police, you are asked to call the Anonymous Tip Line at 574-LMPD. 

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