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Shooting at Florence apartment

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FLORENCE, KY (FOX19) - One person is injured during a shooting in Florence Friday evening.

At 7:40pm a man was shot at while visiting friends at the Woodspring Apartment complex located at the 500 block of Mount Zion Road.

Witnesses say that two visitors and one occupant were together in the apartment when one of the visitors answered the door. There was a fight between a man at the door and the visitor. The man at the door apparently shot the visitor in the leg. The other two people in the home fled out of a patio door.

The victim was transported to University Hospital  with non life-threatening injuries.

Police describe the suspect as a white male in his late teens to early twenties. He stands at 5 feet ten inches, heavyset, with ear length dark greasy hair and some facial acne. He has an unknown tattoo on his upper right arm and was wearing a light blue sleeveless t-shirt, long baggy shorts and brandishing a dark handgun.

A red pickup truck was seen leaving the area immediately after the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Boone County Sheriff are 859-334-2175 or Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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