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Rickey Murphy mugshot. (Photo courtesy of Louisville Metro Corrections)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Louisville man forced a woman into a car before shooting her, leaving the victim in critical condition, according to a police report.

Rickey L. Murphy, 28, was charged with wanton endangerment and kidnapping with serious physical injury after shooting a woman on June 25.

According to a police report, Murphy kept the victim from leaving a house on Farm Oaks Court in east Louisville by threatening her with a gun.

After forcing her into a car at gunpoint, the report says Murphy hit the victim with the gun before shooting her.

The victim is in critical condition and is paralyzed from the waist down, according to police.

Murphy's bond is set at $250,000. 

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