At least 5 people were killed and 9 others were injured in a mass shooting that took place at the Old National Bank location in Louisville, Kentucky. The shooting occurred on April 10, 2023, and reports reveal that the suspect was linked to the bank. The suspect opened fire, resulting in a chaotic scene as people fled the area.
The gunman has been identified as 34-year-old Kevin Shores, who has a history of violent behavior. According to authorities, Shores had been involved in several altercations at the bank before the shooting. Police have not yet determined a motive for the shooting.
Louisville Mayor, Jennifer Simpson, expressed her condolences to the families of the victims and expressed her disappointment at the senseless act of violence. “It breaks my heart to see innocent people lose their lives in such a horrific way,” she said.
A number of community vigils have since been organized across Louisville to honor the victims of the shooting. At one such vigil, held at the Louisville Waterfront Park, hundreds of people gathered to pay their respects to the victims and offer their support to the families affected.
The shooting has left a devastating impact on the Louisville community, with many residents expressing their shock and sadness over the incident. “This is a tragedy that should never have happened. My heart goes out to those families who have lost loved ones,” said local resident, James Johnson.
The investigation into the shooting is ongoing, and authorities are encouraging anyone with information to come forward. Meanwhile, the Louisville community continues to come together to mourn the loss of life and offer their support to those affected by the senseless act of violence.