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Man shot in face, police searching for suspect

Officers investigating in the area where the victim was found. Officers investigating in the area where the victim was found.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Police are searching for a suspect after a man was shot in the face, according to MetroSafe.

MetroSafe said the shooting was reported at 11:12 p.m. Tuesday near the intersection of Six Mile Lane and Breckenridge Lane in Louisville.

When police arrived on the scene officers discovered a man in his 20's had been shot in the eye, but was conscious. The victim was taken to University of Louisville Hospital.

MetroSafe said police do not believe the shooting happened at the location where they found the victim.

No suspect information has been released.

Anyone with information is asked to call the LMPD anonymous tip line at (502) 574-LMPD.

We will bring you more information on this breaking story as it develops on WAVE 3, online at wave3.com and on your mobile device with the WAVE 3 mobile app.

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