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Police respond to shooting in southwest Jefferson Co.

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Louisville Metro Police responded to scene of the shooting at the Thorobred Apartments in the 4900 block of Saddelbrook Court just before 11:30 a.m. Monday. Louisville Metro Police responded to scene of the shooting at the Thorobred Apartments in the 4900 block of Saddelbrook Court just before 11:30 a.m. Monday.
Louisville Metro Police Spokesperson Dwight Mitchell said the victim was transported to University of Louisville Hospital. Louisville Metro Police Spokesperson Dwight Mitchell said the victim was transported to University of Louisville Hospital.
A view of police on the scene of the shooting from Air 3. A view of police on the scene of the shooting from Air 3.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man was critically injured late Monday morning in a shooting in southwest Jefferson County.

Louisville Metro Police responded to scene of the shooting at the Thorobred Apartments in the 4900 block of Saddelbrook Court off Rockford Lane just before 11:30 a.m.

A neighbor said the victim's wife and child were inside the apartment when the shooting happened and that a maintenance worker chased a suspect into a nearby building and held him until officers arrived. Police have yet to confirm the neighbor's story.

Louisville Metro Police Spokesperson Dwight Mitchell said the victim was transported to University of Louisville Hospital.

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