Person shot near LMPD impound lot on Frankfort Avenue

Person shot near LMPD impound lot on Frankfort Avenue
The shooting happened right outside the LMPD impound lot, where towed cars are stored.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Police are responding to a shooting near the city’s tow lot on Frankfort Avenue in the Butchertown neighborhood.

It happened around 6:10 p.m. Thursday, in the 1400 block of Frankfort Avenue, MetroSafe confirmed. That’s between Story Avenue and River Road, near the LMPD Tow Lot.

MetroSafe said one person, a man in his 20s, was found with a gunshot wound.

The victim’s injury is believed to be non-life-threatening. He was transported to University Hospital.

The Major Crimes Unit is currently interviewing a male person of interest and charges are pending, LMPD PIO Alicia Smiley said Thursday night.

Neither the victim or the person of interest are employees of Metro Government, police said.

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