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Police Looking For Suspect In Huntington Triple-Shooting
Reported by: Tiersa Davis
Web Producer: Jessica Reed
Also Contributing: Bethany Simmons
Reported: Nov. 7, 2012 8:28 PM EST
Updated: Nov. 9, 2012 10:54 AM EST
Huntington , Cabell County , West Virginia
Police are searching for a man who they say shot three people in an apartment complex.
It happened Wednesday evening about 8 p.m. in the 1700 block of Jefferson Avenue in Huntington. There were three victims in the shooting -- Joshua Marks, 19, Bonnie Shaw, 47, and Allen D. Shaw, 50, all of Huntington. The injuries are serious but are believed to be non-life threatening, Huntington police said.
The suspect is described as a dark-skinned black male, about 5 feet 6 inches tall and in his 20s. The suspect was wearing a black toboggan, a dark-hooded jacket and jeans. Witnesses said the suspect knocked on the door and started to fire a gun into the residence.
Police say there is no known motive for the shooting. Police believe that the most recent shooting is not connected to a shooting that happened on Tuesday on Foster Avenue.
Stay tuned to Eyewitness News for the latest on this developing story.
Police are looking for the man they say shot three people inside a Huntington apartment Wednesday evening, while three children were inside.
Police say a man knocked on the door of an apartment and opened fire when the door was opened.
Three adults were wounded and taken to an area hospital. The three young children inside the apartment were not hurt.
If you have any information, call Huntington police at 304-696-4420.
Cabell County dispatchers say three people have been shot at an apartment in the 1700 block of Jefferson Avenue in Huntington.
Police are searching for a male suspect in connection with the shooting.
All three victims were taken to the hospital.
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