UPDATE | 15-year-old recovering after shooting in Portland neigh - WDRB 41 Louisville News

UPDATE | 15-year-old recovering after shooting in Portland neighborhood

Posted: Updated:

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A 15-year-old boy is in the hospital after being shot Sunday evening.

LMPD responded to a reported shooting in the 1900 block of West Main Street in the Portland neighborhood between 19th and 20th Streets just before 7 p.m. 

According to MetroSafe, the call came in at 6:57 p.m. as one victim shot. 

LMPD Spokesperson Dwight Mitchell says he was transported in critical condition. 

Officers on scene told WDRB he is expected to survive. 

LMPD's Major Crimes Unit is investigating. 

Copyright 2016 WDRB Media. All rights reserved. 

  • Sign Up for WDRB's Sports Newsletter

    * denotes required fields

    Thank you for signing up! You will receive a confirmation email shortly.
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WDRB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.