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Teenage boy shot: LMPD investigating shooting in Smoketown

At the same time police were at the scene of a reported shooting, a teenage boy walked into UofL Hospital with a gunshot wound.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The Louisville Metro Police Department is investigating two incidents which occurred around 11:30 p.m. in Smoketown and whether or not they're connected.

According to an LMPD press release, First Division responded to a juvenile, suffering from a gunshot wound at UofL Hospital at around the same time another team was responding to a call.

Fourth Division responded to gunfire reported in the 500 block of East Caldwell Street, also around 11:30 p.m.

If you have any information pertaining to the case, you're asked to call the anonymous tip line at (502) 574-5673 or you can visit the crime tip portal online.


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