Portland neighborhood shooting

Posted By Alane Paulley - email

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A 33 year-old man was shot multiple times in broad daylight on Saturday afternoon.

According to LMPD spokesperson Dwight Mitchell, around 1pm Saturday a white Dodge Durango pulled next to a parked car on Lytle Avenue the driver of the Durango shot several times into the parked car striking the passenger and narrowly missing the driver and a 2 year old that was in the back seat. The driver of the car tried to pull away getting about a half a block before striking the porch of a nearby house.

The female driver and the child were injured in the crash. The man and women were taking to University Hospital and are expected to survive.  The child was taken to Kosair children's hospital and released later the same day.

Anyone with any information on this crime is asked to call the LMPD anonymous tip line at 574-LMPD.

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