LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police are investigating after a male was shot in the Portland neighborhood on Sunday night.

According to LMPD spokesperson Dwight Mitchell, police responded to a report of a shooting at 19th and Duncan streets around 7:15 p.m.

Mitchell said a male was taken to University of Louisville Hospital with a gunshot wound. He's in critical condition.

LMPD's Homicide Unit is leading the investigation "due to the severity of the victim's injuries," Mitchell said.

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