Police: Man shot in the back in Huntington

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- UPDATE 11/11/19 @ 6:15 a.m.
A man was taken to the hospital after getting shot Sunday night.

Huntington Police are responding to a shooting along the 1700 block of Artisan Avenue Sunday.

It happened just after 9:30 p.m. in Huntington in the 1700 block of Artisan Avenue.

Police said Brandon Smith, 21, of Michigan, was shot in the back and taken to the hospital.

Huntington Police Chief Hank Dial told WSAZ his injuries are not life-threatening.

It's not clear yet if anybody has been arrested or whether there is a suspect.

Keep checking the WSAZ app for the latest information.


ORIGINAL STORY 11/10/19

Huntington Police are responding to a shooting along the 1700 block of Artisan Avenue Sunday.

It happened just after 9:30 Sunday evening.

Police say one person has been taken to the hospital.

The extent of their injuries are not known.

It is unclear if there is anyone in custody.

WSAZ has a crew at the scene.

Keep checking the WSAZ app for the latest information.