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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police are investigating after a teenage boy was shot in the Chickasaw neighborhood Sunday night.

Officers with LMPD's Second Division responded to a reported shooting in the 700 block of South 40th Street, which is near the Shawnee Expressway, around 8 p.m., department spokesperson Alicia Smiley said.

Once on scene, officers located the juvenile, believed to be in his mid-teens, with a gunshot wound.

He was transported to University of Louisville Hospital with injuries that were not thought to be life threatening, Smiley said.

No other information was immediately available.

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