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LMPD investigating four overnight shootings

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police are investigating four shootings that happened overnight.

LMPD spokesperson Dwight Mitchell says the first shooting happened Saturday around 10 p.m. Officers from LMPD''s 7th Division responded to a shooting in the 10400 block of Brookridge Village Boulevard, which is not far from Seatonville Road. Mitchell says officers found a male victim with a gunshot wound.

The man was transported to University of Louisville Hospital for treatment. Police say his injuries are considered non-life-threatening. No arrests have been made in connection with the shooting.

The second shooting happened at the corner of Clay and Roseland Streets in the Smoketown neighborhood. MetroSafe says a call about the shooting came in around 12:40 a.m. Sunday.

Mitchell says one male was found with a gunshot wound to the chest. He was taken to U of L Hospital for treatment and his injuries are considered non-life threatening. A second victim was transported to the hospital by a private vehicle. The second victim is being treated for non-life threatening injuries. Police have not made any arrests in connection with the shooting.

MetroSafe says just minutes later police responded to a third shooting in the 800 block of South 6th Street near West Breckenridge. Officials say a call about this shooting came in around 12:45 a.m. Sunday. Police say a male victim was found with a gunshot wound to the arm. The victim was taken to University Hospital for treatment for non-life threatening injuries, according to Mitchell. Police have not identified a suspect. 

MetroSafe also says the fourth and most recent shooting happened around 4 a.m. Sunday in the 4300 block of Wilmoth Avenue, near Camp Ground Road and Lees Lane. Officials say one person was shot and was taken to the hospital. There is no word on the extent of that victim's injuries. Police have not given any information about a suspect.

The LMPD Major Crimes Unit is investigating.

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