The Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating an incident where an adult male received a gunshot wound to the leg following a verbal altercation.
Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to reports of a gunshot victim at a residence on Dublin Lane at approximately 9:00am this morning.
Preliminary investigation indicates that multiple adults were at a mobile home when a verbal dispute escalated to one person being shot in the leg with a single barrel shotgun that was recovered at the scene.
Detectives are currently interviewing a person of interest at the Sheriff’s Office while the victim is being treated at a local hospital with what is believed to be a non-life threatening injury.
Status updates regarding this investigation will be disseminated in the form of a media release once the incident has been thoroughly investigated.