Police investigating after woman dropped off at hospital after being shot

Around 7 p.m., officers received a call to Norton Hospital on East Chestnut Street for a woman...
Around 7 p.m., officers received a call to Norton Hospital on East Chestnut Street for a woman who had been dropped off with shooting injuries(Pixabay)
Published: Aug. 4, 2022 at 7:38 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A woman is being treated at the hospital after she shows up with birdshot wounds, according to Louisville Metro Police.

Around 7 p.m., officers received a call to Norton Hospital on East Chestnut Street for a woman who had been dropped off with shooting injuries, LMPD spokeswoman Alicia Smiley confirmed.

The woman told officials she was struck while she was in the 1300 block of West Hill Street. Police said the injuries appear to be from birdshot.

Officials with Norton said the woman was stabilized before she was moved to University Hospital for further treatment.

Investigation is ongoing by LMPD. No arrests have been made.

Anyone with any information is asked to call LMPD’s anonymous tip line at (502) 574-LMPD (5673) or use the online crime tip portal.

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