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Man shot at fast food restaurant

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Police are investigating after a man was shot at a fast food restaurant in Louisville.

The shooting happened at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Wendy's located on Preston Highway at Gilmore Lane in the Newburg neighborhood.

According to Metro Police, a man and woman had eaten at the restaurant and got into a fight with another man in the parking lot. The suspect pulled a gun and shot the victim once in the back.

The suspect took off to a home and was followed by an Audubon Park officer, then got on a motorcycle. A witness then followed the suspect a short distance where he was arrested by Metro Police. 

Both the man and woman involved in the shooting were detained and taken to Metro Corrections, charges are pending.

The victim was taken to University Hospital. Police say his injuries are not life threatening and he is expected to recover.

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