Shooting victims taken to University Hospital, one in critical condition

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by WHAS11 editors

WHAS11.com

Posted on May 17, 2012 at 5:04 PM

Updated Thursday, May 17 at 9:51 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Three people were treated at University Hospital after multiple shootings near Downtown Louisville Thursday.

The surviving female from Thursday's shooting incident is out of surgery and her condition is non-life threatening at this time.

The two surviving male victims both remain hospitalized, one in critical condition and the other with non-life threatening injuries. 

University Hospital was put on heightened security. There were reports of three hostile men heading to the hospital. Authorities have not confirmed if these men are related to the shooting of six people on 32nd Street.

Police said four people were shot in front a home on the 1000 block of 32nd Street. Two men were pronounced dead at the scene and another was transported to the hospital with critical injuries. Police said the fourth man drove himself to a home near 26th and Elliott streets and was taken to the hospital from there.

While police were investigating the quadruple shooting, multiple shots were fired just down the street. Police said a pregnant woman shot and killed another woman, and police shot the pregnant woman.

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