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A Shepherdsville man, Karson Reitz, is charged with double murder for shooting and killing two people, Michael Miller and Bradley Cross, at an Okolona restaurant Thursday night.
According to an arrest report, LMPD agents saw Karson Reitz, 21, on the restaurant’s security cameras shooting at two men.
The Jefferson County Coroner
The Jefferson County Coroner identified the victims Friday morning. Michael Miller, 48, of Louisville, died at the restaurant. Bradley Cross, 51, of Shepherdsville died at the University of Louisville Hospital.
According to the arrest report, Reitz knew both victims.
Court records show that Reitz admitted to police that he shot two men. Police did not mention a motive for the shooting. It is unclear if Reitz was arrested at the restaurant.
“It’s terribly tragic when something like this happens,” said LMPD Major David Allen.
Allen said an incident like this was difficult at any time, but especially at Christmas.
“The department itself has had a difficult week. It’s a difficult time for anyone to see them for these officers, who are here with something like that and then work with family members, including the homicide squad. ”