Female teen shot in altercation

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Metro police are looking for a shooter after a teen was shot in the Newburg area.

The shooting happened around 1 p.m. Sunday in the 4900 block of Red Fern Road.

Metro Police said the boyfriend of the resident was involved in an altercation involving several people outside a home.

Police said the residents teenage daughter was attempting to pull her boyfriend back into the house when someone fired a weapon striking the female teen.

The victim was transported to University Hospital. Police said her injuries do not appear life threatening.

Police are still searching for the shooter. If you have any information please call 574-LMPD.

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