Wednesday, May 23, 2012
"LOUISVILLE, KY — Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Jo-Ann Farmer has identified the man who allegedly shot and killed himself late Monday night as 42-year-old Derek White.
"Police say White shot his estranged wife, then turned the gun on himself.
"Louisville Metro Police were called to 6016 Haven Manor Way around 11:50 with reports of shots fired. Investigators say White confronted his estranged wife at the home.
"Officers were told by the woman that White tapped on her window, and when she went to look out, he shot through the window several times. The woman was shot in the arm.
"Police believe White then turned the gun on himself. He was taken to University Hospital, where doctors pronounced him dead at 12:42 Tuesday morning.
"The woman was also taken to the hospital. At this time, there has been nothing released on her condition.
"The name of White's estranged wife has not been released."