Policde Investigating Weekend Shooting

BECKLEY– The Beckley Police Department is currently investigating a shooting incident that happened this weekend.

Around 7pm on Sunday night detectives responded to a shooting incident in the area of the 1200 Block of South Kanawha Street. One male victim suffered a gunshot wound to his lower body that was not life threatening. He has since been treated and released from a local hospital. Investigators are in the process of interviewing witnesses and reviewing surveillance footage. If you have any information regarding this incident please call the Beckley Police Department at 304-256-1708.

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