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16-year-old recovering after shooting in Russell neighborhood

Just before 5 p.m. Saturday, police say they responded to a shooting on West Market Street.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A teen is recovering after a shooting in Louisville's Russell neighborhood on Saturday. 

Just before 5 p.m., Louisville Metro Police (LMPD) say they responded to a shooting on West Market Street outside of the Norton Healthcare Sports and Learning Center.

When officers arrived, they found a 16-year-old who had been shot in the leg. Police say he is expected to survive. 

Anyone with information regarding this case can call LMPD's anonymous tip line at (502)574-LMPD. Or you may utilize LMPD's Crime Tip Portal online.

This is a developing story. We will update here once more information becomes available. 

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