Sunday night shooting victim identified as Bowling Green man

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – The victim of a shooting in downtown Bowling Green Sunday night has been identified.

The victim has been identified as Willie J. Bays, 44, of Bowling Green, said Bowling Green Police Public Information Officer Ronnie Ward.

Bowling Green Police Department responded to a homicide at 19 E. 13th Ave. in downtown Bowling Green on Sunday night at 5:40 p.m.

When officers arrived, they located one male inside the building with multiple gunshot wounds. They attempted life saving measures but were unsuccessful, and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said they are still looking for a suspect as of Sunday and are working to gather video evidence.

BGPD is asking if anyone knows anything about this incident to call 270-393-4000.