Police investigating shooting in Newburg - wave3.com-Louisville News, Weather & Sports

Police investigating shooting in Newburg

Louisville, KY -

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Police are investigating after a man was shot in the head early Friday in the Newburg neighborhood.

The victim, a white male who was not immediately identified, was shot around 4:30 a.m. in an apartment in the 4000 block of Naomi Drive.

The victim was taken to University Hospital where he was listed in critical condition.

"We do have a person of interest that we are talking to at this point, however we're still in the very early stages of trying to determine what happened here," said LMPD spokesperson Dwight Mitchell.

Police say they believe the shooting may have stemmed from a domestic dispute. We're told there was a teenager inside the apartment as well, but the investigation is in its early stages, and we'll bring you the latest information as soon as it becomes available.

We're told police are have identified a person of interest in the shooting. If you have any information, call the anonymous LMPD crime tipline at 574-LMPD (574-5263).

(Copyright 2010 WAVE News. All rights reserved.)

Powered by Frankly