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Police: Bullet grazes man's head in shooting near Churchill Downs

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - An overnight shooting near Churchill Downs sends one man to the hospital.

It happened Thursday night just before 11. Police said a fight broke out in the 3900 block of South 5th Street near Longfield Avenue in South Louisville.

When police arrived on the scene they found a man in his 20s shot in the head. According to emergency personnel, the bullet had just grazed him.

He was rushed to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call the anonymous police tipline at 574-LMPD.

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