Child taken to Kosair with gunshot wound

Child taken to Kosair with gunshot wound

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Louisville Metro police are investigating after a 4-year-old girl was shot.

The shooting happened inside of a unit in the 1200 block of Brashear Drive, according to LMPD spokeswoman Alicia Smiley.

Smiley said one of the girl's parents drove her to Kosair Children's Hospital around 8:45 p.m. Thursday.

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The child's injuries appear to be non-life threatening.

Smiley said officers obtained a search warrant and found a weapon unsecured inside of the home. At this time, it is unclear how the child was shot.

Anyone with information is asked to call the anonymous police tip line at (502) 574-LMPD.

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