LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – Two men are under arrest after an overnight shooting near Churchill Downs.
Police said Gerald Roach, Adam Osborne and one other man were involved in a fight near 5th and Evelyn around 1:30 a.m. Friday.
According to a police report the men approached the victim with a hatchet and a home-made spear.
The victim ran to his sister's house.
Police said the men followed and busted out the window of the front door. That's when the victim pulled out a knife.
A relative of the victim arrived on scene and fired two shots, to scare away the suspects; they fled on foot but were later arrested.