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February 07 2021 06:00 pm

UPDATE: 7:00 p.m. Aug. 27: One person has been arrested in a Huntington shooting.

24-year-old Adrian White, of Louisville, was charged with two counts of malicious wounding.

He also had an outstanding warrant for felony possession with intent to distribute.


UPDATE 1:40 p.m. Aug. 27: Two persons of interest have been detained after a shooting in Huntington according to Huntington Police Chief Ray Cornwell.

Cornwell says a person matching the suspect’s description was seen leaving the scene of the shooting on Bronson Court and followed to a home on Monroe Avenue. Police say one person came out of the home peacefully, while the other remained in the home. The second suspect has now been detained peacefully.

The chief tells WOWK 13 News Reporter Natalie Wadas one victim is in surgery at this time, and we all that is known on the other victim’s condition is they are alive. We have no word on the severity of either victims injuries.

Police say they do not yet know why the shooting happened.


UPDATE 1 p.m. Aug. 27, 2020: Huntington Police Chief Ray Cornwell confirms a police presence on Monroe Avenue is connected to a shooting on Bronson Court.

One person they believe to be a suspect has been placed in handcuffs, according to the chief.


UPDATE 11:30 a.m. Aug. 27: Two people have been transported after a shooting in Huntington, according to Huntington Police Chief Ray Cornwell.

Patrol officers and investigators are on scene at a residence on Monroe Avenue. It has not been confirmed yet if the shooting and police presence are connected. There is still no word on the extent of the victims’ injuries at this time.

WOWK 13 News has a crew on the scene, and we will continue to update you on this developing story as we learn more information.


HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) – One person has been taken to the hospital following a shooting in Huntington.

Dispatchers say the shooting happened shortly after 10 a.m. in the 800 block of Bronson Court.

There is no word on the victim’s condition and no names are being released at this time.

The Huntington Police Department is investigating.

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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