The Richmond Register

November 23, 2012

Woman suffers gunshot wound to leg Friday

RPD investigating incident on Meadowlark Drive


Register staff report

RICHMOND — Richmond police are investigating a shooting on Meadowlark Drive that left a woman with a serious wound in her lower leg.

Officers were sent at 7:21 a.m. Friday to the 100 block of Meadowlark Drive after receiving a report of a shooting, according to an RPD news release.

The officers found a woman at the home who had a gunshot wound to her lower leg that possibly was caused by a shotgun. She was transported to the University of Kentucky Medical Center for treatment, according to the release.

“Although the wound did not appear to be life-threatening, the extent of the injury has yet to be determined,” Chief Larry Brock said in the release.

The RPD is investigating the incident and no further details were available, the release stated.