18-year-old accused of shooting 16-year-old near Shelby Park

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by WHAS11

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Posted on January 21, 2014 at 1:38 PM

Updated Tuesday, Jan 21 at 1:40 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- An 18-year-old is behind bars and is accused of shooting a 16-year-old in the chest.

Jaylin Bell is charged with first degree assault and wanton endangerment among others.

Police say on Monday night, Jan. 21, Bell was with at least two others when he confronted the victim in the 600 block of East Ormsby, near Shelby Park.

According to the police report Bell and the others flashed guns; when the victim ran away they chased him and shot him.

We're told the victim is expected to live.

Police did find a gun and are testing it to see if it was involved in the shooting.
 

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