Man taken to hospital after shooting in Butchertown neighborhood

Police(Live 5/File)
Published: May. 1, 2022 at 6:20 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - An investigation is underway after a man was shot was in the Butchertown neighborhood Sunday afternoon.

It happened around 5:30 p.m., when Louisville Metro police officers responded to the 1400 block of Story Avenue, LMPD spokeswoman Alicia Smiley said.

When they arrived, officers found a man shot. He was taken to the University of Louisville Hospital and is expected to survive his injuries.

A person of interest is in custody. LMPD continues the investigation.

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