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Police: Man dead after being shot several times

Updated: Jun. 8, 2021 at 11:17 PM EDT
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UPDATE: 06/09/2021 @ 6:30 A.M.

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- One person is dead following a late night shooting, according to Huntington Police.

It happened around 10:40 p.m. Tuesday in the 2700 block of Highlawn Ave.

Police on scene say the man was shot multiple times.

Investigators remain on scene Wednesday morning.

The victim’s name has not yet been released.

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

ORIGINAL STORY: 06/08/2021 @ 11:17 P.M.

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) – Huntington Police are on the scene late Tuesday night of a shooting in the city’s Highlawn community, Cabell County 911 dispatchers said.

The incident was reported around 10:40 p.m. in the 2700 block of Highlawn Avenue.

Huntington Police Chief Ray Cornwell said officers located one victim and that detectives are responding to the scene.

The extent of the victim’s injuries is unavailable at this time.

We have a crew at the scene. Keep checking the WSAZ app for the latest information.

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