UPDATE | Police release names of two people injured in bar shooting

Published: Feb. 27, 2021 at 8:02 AM EST
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UPDATE: 02/27/2021 @ 1:45 P.M.

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- Huntington Police Chief Ray Cornwell says law enforcement officers were dispatched to Roberts Game Room on the 1300 block of 4th Ave. around 2 a.m. Saturday morning.

Once they were able to secure the scene, police say they made contact with 25-year-old Bryant Reed of Taylor, Michigan who had been shot and was transported to treatment.

Dispatchers told WSAZ one person was taken to the hospital by ambulance and the other in a private vehicle.

As the investigation progressed, Huntington Police say 25-year-old Martel Harris of Hamtramk, Michigan had arrived to Cabell-Huntington hospital with a gunshot wound as well.

Police have processed the scene, and interviewed witnesses as well as the involved parties.

Chief Cornwell says neither Hamtramk or Reed’s injuries appeared to be life threatening at the time reports were taken.

ORIGINAL: 02/27/2021 @ 8:02 A.M.

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) - Two people were injured in a shooting inside a Huntington bar early Saturday morning, Cabell County dispatchers said.

The shooting was reported shortly after 2 a.m. at Robert’s Game Room on the 1300 block of 4th Ave., detectives said.

Dispatchers tell WSAZ one person was taken to the hospital by ambulance and the other victim was driven to the hospital in a private vehicle. There is no word on their condition at this time.

Huntington Police had the sidewalk in front of the bar blocked off to collect evidence.

Police continue to investigate the shooting at this time.

This is a developing story. Keep checking the WSAZ app for the latest information.

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