Police: Wounded man drove to store for help

Police: Wounded man drove to store for help
Police were called to the Thornton's at Dixie Highway and Hill Street just after 1 a.m. Aug. 8 after a man who had been shot drove into the parking lot. (Source: James Thomas, WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - Louisville Metro police are investigating a shooting after a wounded man showed up at a convenience store in the Algonquin neighborhood.

Louisville Metro police believe the wounded man drove to the convenience store for help after being shot at another location.
Louisville Metro police believe the wounded man drove to the convenience store for help after being shot at another location. (Source: James Thomas, WAVE 3 News)

Officers were sent at 1:08 a.m. Thursday to the Thornton’s at Dixie Highway and Hill Street, according to MetroSafe. They found a man inside a vehicle who had been shot multiple times.

Police believe the shooting happened at another location and the victim drove to the store from help.

The victim was taken to UofL Hospital for treatment. A Metro police spokesman says he has serious injuries.

No arrests have been made or suspects identified. Anyone with further information has been encouraged to call the LMPD Anonymous Tip Line at 574-LMPD (574-5673).

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