1 shot in Louisville's west end

1 shot in Louisville's west end

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Police are investigating after one person was shot in Louisville's west end.

Louisville Metro police said the shooting happened near 17th and Hale Avenue.

The shooting victim was found about a block away near the intersection of 16th and Oak Streets around 9 p.m. Tuesday, according to police.

The victim was taken to University of Louisville Hospital. The condition of the victim has not been released, but police said he was awake when he was transferred.

LMPD said a second person was also injured in the incident, but that person was not shot.

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

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