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Florence PD: Man found fatally shot in apartment complex parking lot

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Posted at 6:02 PM, Jan 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-15 19:21:49-05

FLORENCE, Ky. — A man was found fatally shot in a Florence apartment complex parking lot Friday afternoon, according to police.

Florence Police officers were dispatched to Walnut Creek Apartments along Shenandoah Drive just before 3 p.m. after receiving reports of gunshots and a man lying on the ground.

When they arrived, officers found one man lying in the parking lot suffering from gunshot wounds.

Florence EMS transported the man, 22-year-old Daniel L. Darden, to St. Elizabeth Hospital Florence, where he was pronounced dead.

The Florence Police Department is investigating the murder scene, and they have not released any suspect information.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call (859) 371-1234.