Residence cleared after alleged shooting suspect barricaded inside Park Hill home

Residence cleared after alleged shooting suspect barricaded inside Park Hill home
LMPD says a man is injured following a shooting in Louisville's Park Hill neighborhood. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A Park Hill residence has been cleared by police following a shooting Friday night in the Park Hill neighborhood.

LMPD spokesperson Alicia Smiley told WAVE 3 News the shooting was reported just before 8 p.m. in the 2300 block of St. Louis Avenue.

Officers found a man who had been shot who was conscious and alert. He was transported to UofL Hospital for treatment, and his injuries are not serious.

A Metrosafe spokesperson said a suspect was barricaded in a home on St. Louis Avenue.

LMPD said the residence was cleared shortly after 1:00 a.m. with no arrests made or further incident.

The Major Crimes Unit is handling the investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the LMPD crime hotline at (502) 574-LMPD.

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