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Arrest made after victim is chased, shot outside his home

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - An 18-year-old Louisville man is charged with attempted murder after a January incident in which the victim was shot in the shoulder.

According to an arrest report, the victim told police that Quentin S. McGougle and another man chased him on foot from the area of 27th and Chestnut Streets to his home in the 2700 block of West Magazine Street on January 25. The victim said McGougle grabbed him and prevented him from entering his home. He then removed a handgun from his waistband, handed it to the other individual and told him to shoot the victim, according to police.

The armed man then pointed the handgun at the victim's chest and fired the weapons in an attempt to kill him, the arrest report states. The victim was hit by a single bullet in the left shoulder area.

Police said McGougle is a known gang member whom the victim knows from previous encounters

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