UPDATE: Jan. 9 4:09 p.m.
According to the Owensboro Police Department, a 17-year-old juvenile has been charged with assault in the first degree in relation to the shooting of Talen Johnson.
UPDATE: Jan. 7 10:37 a.m.
The victim has been identified as 18-year-old Talen Johnson, of Owensboro.
Owensboro Times has reached out to Owensboro Health Regional Hospital for an update on Johnson’s condition, which is still unknown at this time.
UPDATED: 9:14 p.m.
At approximately 6:26 pm, the Owensboro Police Department responded to the 1800 block of West 7th Street on a report of a male who had suffered a gunshot wound. The male victim was transported to the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries.
Detectives responded and are currently investigating. Anyone with any information about the incident is encouraged to call the Owensboro Police Department at 270-687-8888 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484.
DEVELOPING: Owensboro Police Department has confirmed that officers are investigating a shooting that occurred on the 1800 block of W. 7th Street around 6:30 p.m. Sunday night.