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Police investigate shooting of 5 people at Louisville park

June 12, 2022 GMT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Five people were wounded in a nighttime shooting at a park in Louisville, Kentucky, police said Sunday.

Officers were called to Waterfront Park near the base of the Big Four Bridge on Saturday night, the Louisville Metro Police Department said in a statement.

Officers found three juveniles who had been shot and they were taken to a hospital. One of the juveniles was in critical condition with life-threatening injuries, police said.

Two other people who also were shot went to a hospital by private vehicle, police said. No identities of the victims have been released, though police said they were both male and female.

The department’s homicide unit is asking the public for information about the shooting. No arrests have been disclosed.