UPDATE | Man in hospital after shooting

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Published: Sep. 25, 2021 at 9:57 PM EDT
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UPDATE 9/26/21 @ 11: a.m.

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) - South Charleston police tell WSAZ one man was shot in the neck Saturday evening.

Dispatchers said police were on scene along Jefferson Road and Kanawha Turnpike.

Police say there is no evidence to show it occurred in a vehicle.

The victim has non-life threatening injuries.

There is no word on any suspects at this time.


One person was injured Saturday evening after a shooting in South Charleston.

Kanawha dispatchers say the call came in just before 9:30 p.m. for shots fired.

Currently, first responders are on scene along Jefferson Road and Kanawha Turnpike.

Dispatchers say the Northbound lanes of Jefferson Road and Eastbound lane of Kanawha Turnpike are shut down.

No word on the victim’s condition or suspect(s) at this time.

Keep checking WSAZ for the latest.

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