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Man shot in neck, police searching for 2 suspects

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Police on the scene of the shooting. Police on the scene of the shooting.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man is recovering after he was shot in the neck, according to Louisville Metro police.

Police confirmed a bullet went through the 23-year-old man's neck when he was shot inside of a 2nd floor apartment in the 2500 block of West Jefferson Street at 10:42 p.m. Monday.

The victim was taken to University of Louisville Hospital where he underwent surgery. Police said his injuries are considered non-life threatening.

MetroSafe dispatchers said two suspects were seen running from location, but no description of either suspect has been released.

Police said the victim did not live at the apartment. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the anonymous police tip line at (502) 574-LMPD.

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