Louisville Police and Soldiers Return Fire, Killing Man
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville police chief says officers and National Guard soldiers enforcing the city’s curfew returned fire, killing a man, when someone in a large group fired at them.
Chief Steve Conrad confirmed the shooting happened around 12:15 a.m. Monday in the parking lot of a business on West Broadway.
He said officers and the National Guard were called to break up a large group of people who had gathered there after the city’s curfew when when someone fired a shot at them.
He said officers and soldiers returned fire.
It’s unclear if the person killed was the one who fired at law enforcement.