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Man shot in park, identifies shooter

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Justin Booker, 25 Justin Booker, 25

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man was at a park on a Friday evening when he was shot twice.

The victim was at Black Mudd Park on Rangeland Road in the Newburg neighborhood of Louisville around 5:15 p.m. on Friday, September 27. According to an arrest report, he was shot in the hand and the back of his leg at that time.

When police questioned the victim about the shooter, he identified the suspect as Justin Booker, 25, of Louisville. The victim said he knew the shooter.

Officers did not give a motive for the shooting. Booker was arrested later that day at 8 p.m. and charged with first degree assault.

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