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Investigation Underway After 9-Year-Old Shot In Louisville

Posted at 11:16 AM, Nov 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-30 11:16:37-05

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– Police are investigating the shooting of a juvenile in Louisville.

It happened around 7:22 p.m. Thursday in the 2500 block of Elliott Avenue.

The child was transported to Norton Children’s Hospital, LMPD Spokeswoman Alicia Smiley said. He is expected to survive.

It was unclear if the victim lived in the area.

No suspect information or motive was provided. It was not clear what the victim or the suspect were doing in the area. Anyone with information is asked to call 574-LMPD (5673).