UPDATE (11:51 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 24): The St. Albans Police Department released new information about a shooting on Friday morning.

SAPD says that they were dispatched to the 2300 block of South Walnut Dr. at around 4:20 a.m. They say that when they arrived, they found a 33-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his abdomen.

He was taken to the hospital, and SAPD says his injuries are not life-threatening.

Police say there is no threat to the community at this time.

ST. ALBANS, WV (WOWK) – Police are using K-9 units to search for a suspect after a shooting early Friday morning in St. Albans, WV.

The shooting was reported just before 4:30 a.m. Friday morning on Walnut Street. Law enforcement on the scene tell 13 news when they arrived they found one male victim with a gunshot wound. The man was conscious and was taken to a local hospital in an unknown condition.

Police are searching the area with dogs, but have not released any details on a suspect.