Victim identified in early morning shooting

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UPDATE 07/31/2020 @ 10:56 AM — Huntington Police Chief Ray Cornwell says 31-year-old Jonathan Black suffered a gun shot wound on the outside of his left calf.

Black was transported to a local hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

Chief Cornwell says detectives and patrol officers responded to collect evidence and interview witnesses. No arrests have been made at this time.

HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) — Huntington Police say one man has been taken to a local hospital after an early morning shooting. It happened around 2 am Friday, July 31, 2020 on the 1800 block of 8th Avenue.

Police say the shooting was due to a domestic dispute. Police were trying to get anyone inside the home to come outside around 3 a.m. to make sure nobody was hurt.

The victim is not being cooperative at this time and no suspect is in custody, according to police.

This is a developing story, and we will continue to update it on WOWKTV.com, the WOWK 13 News App, and on 13 News on air.

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