2/26/2014 11:20 AM
by Rebecca Turco
BLUEFIELD - A woman was taken to the
hospital with a gunshot wound following a shooting in Bluefield.
The incident happened around 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday in the area of Stowers and Jefferson Streets, according to Lieutenant
Scott Myers with the Bluefield Police Department. Witnesses reported that two
black men fired shots at several people.
Myers said the suspects hit Sheila
Martin, 25, of Bluefield, in the leg. She was transported to Bluefield Regional
Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries and has since been released,
according to Myers.
At this time, police do not believe
Martin was the suspects' target. Anyone with information is asked to call
police at 304-327-6101.