Man charged in Akiko's shooting, bond set

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by WHAS11 editors

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Posted on July 28, 2012 at 5:49 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A New Albany man was arrested after at least one person was injured Friday morning in a shooting on Bardstown Road at Akiko's Karaoke Bar. .

Police said Sameer Salaimeh was involved in a fight when he pulled out a semi-automatic weapon and fired of rounds near the victims feet. Police said the victim was injured when the rounds deflected from the ground, striking the victim in both ankles. 

Salaimeh was formally charged on assault, wanton endangerment and tampering with evidence charges Saturday.

A Jefferson County Judge set Salaimeh's bond at $25,000.

 

 

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