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15-year-old identified as victim in Chickasaw Park shooting

Police said the teen's body was found Sunday afternoon.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A 15-year-old has been identified as a victim found shot at Chickasaw Park over the weekend.

The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office said Ja’Maury Johnson died from a gunshot wound.

Johnson’s body was found at the park off Southwestern Parkway around 4 p.m. Sunday. It was initially called a “death investigation” but was later upgraded to a homicide.

Police do not have any suspects in this case.

If you have any information that can help police in this case, you are asked to call the Anonymous Tip Line at (502) 574-LMPD (5673) or use their online Crime Tip Portal.

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