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LMPD: Man injured in Russell neighborhood shooting

Around 6:15 p.m., officers were called to the 2300 block of West Muhammad Ali Boulevard on...
Around 6:15 p.m., officers were called to the 2300 block of West Muhammad Ali Boulevard on reports of a shooting.(WAVE News)
Published: May. 25, 2022 at 10:15 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A man has been taken to the hospital after a shooting in the Russell neighborhood on Wednesday afternoon, Louisville Metro police confirmed.

Around 6:15 p.m., officers were called to the 2300 block of West Muhammad Ali Boulevard on reports of a shooting, according to LMPD spokesman Dwight Mitchell.

When officers arrived, they found a man who had been shot in the leg. He was taken to University Hospital where he is expected to survive.

Mitchell later said the shooting appears to be self-inflicted.

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