Police: Man shot at officers in Park Hill neighborhood

Police: Man shot at officers in Park Hill neighborhood
Jatae White

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A man is in custody after officials say he endangered the lives of police officers.

According to an arrest slip for Jatae White, police were sitting in a vehicle near 20th Street and Woodland Avenue when they heard bullets flying over their heads.

Officials say White was found in the area, and when officials searched him they found a semi-automatic handgun in his front right pocket, and several rounds of ammunition were discovered in his pocket.

A witness identified White as the person firing the shots in the area of the officers.

He’s charged with wanton endangerment of a police officer.

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