19-year-old shot in University Court area - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

19-year-old shot in University Court area

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

A shooting in the University Court area early Monday morning has injured a 19-year-old man.

Police said the shooting occurred around 3:54 a.m.

The victim transported himself to Vanderbilt Medical Center after being shot once in the right calf.

The victim said he was walking in the area to visit family and friends when he heard shots fired.

The 19-year-old said he then realized he had been shot one time in the leg.

Officer said the motive is unclear.  Police do not have a description of the shooter.

Copyright 2013 WSMV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

  • Trending StoriesTrending StoriesMore>>

  • Deadly virus threatens local crawfish industry

    Deadly virus threatens local crawfish industry

    Tuesday, May 23 2017 7:26 PM EDT2017-05-23 23:26:19 GMT

    A deadly virus is threatening the crawfish industry in Southwest Louisiana. It's called white spot syndrome virus and it was first discovered in Thailand, but somehow it made its way to ponds in South Louisiana and specialists are struggling to find the funds to research a solution.  “The catch was increasing and increasing and then it dropped 70% and that's when you saw the dead crawfish floating in the water,” said a crawfish farmer of 34 years, Ian Garbarino. He...

    More >>

    A deadly virus is threatening the crawfish industry in Southwest Louisiana. It's called white spot syndrome virus and it was first discovered in Thailand, but somehow it made its way to ponds in South Louisiana and specialists are struggling to find the funds to research a solution.  “The catch was increasing and increasing and then it dropped 70% and that's when you saw the dead crawfish floating in the water,” said a crawfish farmer of 34 years, Ian Garbarino. He...

    More >>
Powered by Frankly