At around 4:25PM Friday, Owensboro police responded to a call regarding a shooting on West 9th Street.

The officers had been advised that an adult black male had received a gunshot wound to his hip while walking in the parking lot of Jimmie's Liquors at 1101 W. 9th.

Police searched the area for evidence and looked at surveillance video from the store.

The shooting victim, 24-year-old Latrell Black, was taken to Owensboro Health Regional Hospital for treatment of his injuries.

As the investigation continues, Owensboro police request that anyone with information about this incident call the OPD at 270-687-8888. You may also leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484.