LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- According to LMPD Spokesperson Dwight Mitchell, one person was shot at Buechel Bank Road and Bardstown Road around 5:30 p.m.
Mitchell says a 6th Division officer was flagged down by another vehicle in the area.
When officers arrived, they found a woman inside the vehicle that had been shot.
According to Mitchell, a witness said the victim is 16, and was on the 2100 block of Buechel Bank Road walking when a man attempted to rob her. He then shot her, and fled on foot.
The victim was transported to University Hospital with what appear to be non-life threatening injuries.
LMPD's Major Crimes Unit is investigating the case. We will provide updates as they become available.
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