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Convicted felon charged in shooting

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A convicted felon is accused of shooting a victim multiple times, causing injuries which police described as potentially life-threatening.

Tara Cook, who also goes by "T Baby," is charged with first-degree assault and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon.

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According to her arrest report, Cook is accused of shooting the victim with a .38 caliber handgun. Police said one of the bullets narrowly missed a major artery in the victim's leg.

The shooting occurred on N. 29th Street around 2:30 a.m. July 17. Cook was arrested around 8 a.m. the same day.

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