Officials release identity of homicide victim

Authorities investigating homicide in Owensboro

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (WFIE) - Authorities are investigating a homicide that happened late on Saturday night.

The Owensboro Police Department responded to the 1500 block of West 5th Street on a firearm discharge.

Police say the responding officers found 15-year-old Corban Henry with a single gunshot wound.

Officers told 14 News Henry was shot while riding his moped. Authorities say the suspects are still at large and the investigation is still ongoing.

Officials are asking anyone with any information to call OPD at 270-687-8888 or to leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484.

Reporter Erin McNally will have an interview with Corbin’s father coming up in the 6 p.m. newscast.

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