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Suspect in PRP shooting led police on 20-minute chase; victim shot 4 times

The shooting was reported at 5:52 a.m. Tuesday. (Source: Lee Holeman/WAVE 3 News) The shooting was reported at 5:52 a.m. Tuesday. (Source: Lee Holeman/WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man was wounded in a shooting this morning the Pleasure Ridge Park area.

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The shooting happened just before 6 a.m. at an apartment in the 8500 block of Tallahatchie Street.

Louisville Metro police say the suspect entered the apartment and shot the 40-year-old man living there. The victim was hit four times in the hip and was undergoing surgery at University of Louisville Hospital. He is expected to survive.

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According to police, the suspect was driving a stolen car and fled in the vehicle. Officers were led on a 20 minute chase by the suspect before the car was stopped. The suspect had to be tased during the arrest. He was also taken to a hospital for treatment.

This story will be updated.

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