Scene of July 8, 2021 shooting in 200 block of S. 23rd Street, Louisville

The scene of a shooting on July 8, 2021 in the 200 block of South 23rd Street in Louisville's Russell neighborhood.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police are investigating after one person was shot in Louisville's Russell neighborhood Thursday afternoon.

According to Dwight Mitchell, a spokesman for LMPD, police were called to the 200 block of South 23rd Street, near Congress Street on a report of a shooting.

When officers arrived, they found a male victim who had been shot. He was taken to University Hospital. Police do not believe his injuries are life-threatening.

Anyone with any information on the shooting is asked to call the police anonymous tip line at 502-574-LMPD.

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