Wyoming County man arrested for shooting another man

Morgan Garland Cox

AMIGO, WV (WOAY) – A Wyoming County man is in jail after shooting another man.

According to the Wyoming County Sheriff’s Department, deputies responded to AMigo on July 29, 2020, to a male with a gunshot wound to the leg.  Upon speaking to the male victim, he stated that he and another male stopped by a residence in Amigo.  While at home, Morgan Garland Cox pulled a gun out and shot one of the males int he lower right leg.

The victim was transported to Raleigh General Hospital for treatment.

Cox was arrested for malicious wounding and is in Southern Regional Jail under a 10,000 dollar bond.

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