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Man shot in Russell neighborhood hospitalized with life-threatening injuries

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man in his 20s was taken to University of Louisville Hospital with life-threatening injuries Thursday after a shooting in the Russell neighborhood, police said.

Louisville Metro Police Department officers responding to a report of shooting at 17th Street and Plymouth Court around 8:10 p.m. found a man with a gunshot wound to the body.

LMPD's homicide unit is investigating because the victim's injuries are life-threatening.

Anyone with information is asked to call 574-LMPD.

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