Louisville, KY – According to the police officials, his name is Deshawn Bolds and he is 19-year-old. He was arrested on charges of domestic violence/assault in the first degree, wanton endangerment, terroristic threatening and attempted murder.
This unfortunate incident occurred on December 28 in the 3800 block of Northwestern Parkway. LMPD’s investigators were notified that a woman had been shot multiple times. When they arrived, they found the victim with gunshot wounds to her chest area. She identified Bolds as the shooter.
The suspect and the victim had been arguing by phone throughout the day while the victim was at a friend’s home. The victim told police that Bolds made threats to harm her via text message, then became friendlier and told her he wanted to talk in person.
When the suspect arrived where the victim was, he got out of the passenger side of a car with a gun and began shooting at the victim. Police said the woman was shot four times during the incident. Then, he got back into the car and fled before police arrived.
The victim was taken to a hospital, where she underwent surgery, police said. Detectives said the victim showed them the threatening text messages Bolds sent her. The suspect is being held on a $750,000 bail and has been ordered to not make any contact with the victim.