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Man arrested for December shooting

Andrew Cochran (Source: LMDC) Andrew Cochran (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Louisville man was arrested Friday in connection to a December shooting.

According to police, Andrew Cochran, 34, shot a victim several times while trying to rob him. On December 4, Cochran and another person approached the victim's apartment, pulled out a handgun and demanded money.

An arrest slip says Cochran hit the victim, knocked him to the ground then stood over him and fired the gun.  Cochran took $600 from the victim's pocket and fled the scene.

He was taken to University Hospital where he was treated. According to the victim, he recognized Cochran and was able to identify him.

Cochran is being charged with robbery and assault.

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