Homicide investigation underway after body found in Oldham County

OLDHAM COUNTY, Ky. (WLKY) - A homicide investigation is underway after a man's body was found at an Oldham County home.

The body was found in the driveway of a home in the 5400 block of Highway 42 just before 8 p.m. Thursday.

The homeowners said they did not know the victim, who police described as a white man about 30 years old.

"When they arrived home, they noticed what the believed to be blood on their driveway and they got out and investigated a little bit and found a deceased body on their property," said Oldham County Police Sgt. James Brown.

Police said the cause of death was injuries consistent with a homicide, but did not give further details.

Oldham County police are leading the investigation with assistance from the Louisville Metro Police Department.