UPDATE: Charleston police search for suspect in overnight East Side shooting


UPDATE (11:35 a.m. on Friday, June 18): According to Charleston Police, one adult male was shot multiple times overnight near The Empty Glass in the 400 block of Elizabeth Street on the East Side of Charleston.

The victim is said to be in stable condition.

Police say the suspect is a heavy-set black male wearing a camo shirt and driving a red SUV.

CHARLESTON, WV (WOWK) — Charleston police are investigating after a person was shot multiple times overnight outside of a city bar.

The shooting was first reported just after 2:30 Friday morning outside of the Empty Glass Tavern in Charleston’s East End. Police on scene say a man was shot multiple times. He was taken to an area hospital.

There is no word on a suspect. Anyone with information should contact Charleston Police.

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