Woman shot while trying to keep intruder out

Woman shot while trying to keep intruder out

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A South Louisville woman trying to keep someone from getting into her apartment was shot late this past week.

Police say it happened Thursday night on Springfield Drive off Saint Anthony Church Road.

The woman heard a knock on her door, then the person tried to get inside. The woman pushed the door closed, but that's when the person opened fire.

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Police haven't named the victim, but say her wounds are life-threatening.

Anyone with information on the crime is urged to call the Louisville Metro Police Department's Anonymous Tip Line at 574-LMPD.

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