News and Tribune

May 6, 2013

Report: Woman shoots intruder in New Albany


FLOYD COUNTY — Floyd County Sheriff’s Department officers responded to a shooting on the 3800 block of Wabash Avenue just after 9 p.m. Monday, according to multiple media reports.

A call came in from a neighborhood north of New Albany city limits at just past 9 after police told WDRB-TV that a woman shot an intruder to her home several times in the chest. The person who was shot was taken to Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services in New Albany.

Wabash Avenue sits north of Interstate 265 and between Grant Line Road and Charlestown Road.

No further details were available as of press time, as Sheriff Darrell Mills and Maj. Jeff Topping were not immediately available for comment.

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