Sept. 21 – The Morgantown Police Division is looking for a suspect and particular person of curiosity believed to be concerned in an alleged 1993 capturing on Water Road in Morgantown Wednesday night.
MPD officers responded to the capturing at roughly 7:25 p.m., and as soon as they arrived on scene, they discovered a sufferer with gunshot wounds to his hand and again, in line with a information launch.
Police say witnesses on the scene described the suspected shooter as a “black male with dreadlocks carrying a grey hooded jacket.”
Witnesses noticed the suspect operating from the scene close to Caperton Street towards the downtown space.
Extra witnesses claimed to have seen the suspect go away in a “black sedan resembling a Volkswagen Jetta,” the assertion mentioned.
Police are additionally looking for one other particular person of curiosity who was seen fleeing the realm. Witnesses described the second man as a “light-skinned black man carrying an orange shirt.”
Preliminary stories of the capturing heard over emergency communications radio indicated that regulation enforcement discovered a firearm within the street close to the boat dock, however communications officers had been unable to substantiate that in time for this report.
Mon EMS transported the unidentified sufferer to JW Ruby Memorial Hospital to be handled for his accidents. The severity of the accidents sustained by the sufferer, along with his present situation, has not but been identified.
No further data concerning the capturing had been launched as of Thursday afternoon.
Police ask anybody with data associated to the capturing to name the Morgantown Police Division Detective Division at 304-284-7454.