UPDATE (10:20 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 16): New details have been released regarding a shooting that happened in Williamson on Thursday.

According to a criminal complaint, 22-year-old Devin Browning shot another man in the stomach at a home in Williamson after the two men got into a fight. Two children were present in the home when the shooting occurred.

Browning was charged with malicious wounding and wanton endangerment.

He is being held at the Southwestern Regional Jail.


WILLIAMSON, WV (WOWK) — A man was shot in an apartment complex in Williamson, West Virginia, deputies say. Another man has been arrested in connection to the shooting.

The Mingo County Sheriff’s Office says the man went to the Courthouse in Williamson. They say the victim is alive and was talking to medical professionals.

Deputies say the scene is clear. The Williamson Police Department is handling the investigation.