Cortez Duncan Jr. shot and killed in Shawnee neighborhood

By | November 26, 2021

Cortez Duncan Jr. Death – Cause Of Death: 15-year-old Duncan Jr. was shot in a deadly shooting that took place in the Shawnee, a neighborhood in western Louisville, Kentucky on Thursday 25th November 2021. According to a police report, Cortez died from injuries sustained from gunshot wounds.

Police responded to a shooting report in the 600 block of Hecks Lane at about 2:30 a.m. and found the teen suffering from gunshot injuries. He was rushed to the University Hospital for treatment where he succumbed to his injuries. No further details about the shooting have been released.

No suspect has been taken into custody. The shooting still remains under investigation. Anyone with useful information about the shooting should call LMPD’s anonymous tip line at (502) 574-LMPD (5673) or use the online crime tip portal.