EDITOR’S NOTE: Police originally reported that the victim was 18 years old. It is now being reported that he was 20 years old. This has been updated to reflect new information.

UPDATE (2:08 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 22): Huntington Police have identified the man who died from gunshot injuries on Wednesday night as 20-year-old Charles Mentz Jr.

They say they are still investigating the circumstances surrounding his death, and no arrests have been made.

UPDATE (10:51 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 22): The 20-year-old shot in Huntington has died, according to Huntington Police Chief Phil Watkins.

Chief Watkins says detectives and forensic investigators are working to determine what led up to the victim’s death.

Watkins says there is no reason to believe there is a threat to the public.

The victim’s identity has not been released.

HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) — A 20-year-old was taken to the hospital after being shot in Huntington on Wednesday.

Cabell County dispatchers say it happened around 6:36 p.m. on Guyan Ave.

The Huntington Police Department says the victim is a 20-year-old man.

People at the scene say the gun belonged to a friend of the victim.

The victim’s identity has not been released at this time.