Fri May 25, 2012
Noise and Notes: The Killing Fields of Parkland
The brazen shootings in west Louisville's Parkland neighborhood is still being felt almost two weeks later, with a new task force being formed by the mayor's office to deal with long-term violence.
Several city leaders and community activists have held press conferences to discuss the matter, but there are still many unanswered questions about the incident itself. W
hat led to a shooting that left three dead and three injured? What role did gang affiliations or past conflicts play if any? For this week's show, I sat down The Courier-Journal's crime reporter Jessie Halladay, LIFE Institute CEO Eddie Woods and defense attorney Brandon Lawrence.