One person shot in Park Hill neighborhood, police investigating

1 injured in shooting in Park Hill

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - Louisville Metro Police are currently investigating a shooting in the Park Hill neighborhood.

According to Metrosafe, calls came in to police around 9:41 a.m. on reports of a shooting on the 1500 block of Ormsby Avenue.

LMPD spokesperson Dwight Mitchell confirmed that once officers arrived on scene, they found a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound.

WAVE 3 News spoke to people who live on the street and were told there was possibly an altercation between two neighbors. Allegedly, one neighbor in his 50s shot the man next door who is in his twenties.

Dwight Mitchell did confirm that two males got into an altercation, but would not confirm their age or relationship.

The victim was transported to University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

After the shooting, police said it was believed the suspect was still in the area. Police spoke to witnesses and searched a backyard of the crime scene for the suspect.

Neighbors also said they saw multiple children escorted out of one of the homes.

The suspect is not in custody. Police said they are still investigating and speaking to leads.

Anyone with any information is asked to call LMPD’s anonymous tip line at 574-LMPD (5673).

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