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UPDATE: Possible shooting in Staunton

Monday, January 5, 2009

A possible shooting has sent one Staunton man to the hospital.

The event, which took place shortly after 3 p.m., has caused officials to close down the area around 605 W. Columbus St., Staunton, and the investigation is ongoing.

The male victim, whose name was not released, reportedly told officials an individual he did not know allegedly entered his home.

According to Clay County Sheriff Mike Heaton, the victim's wounds are similar to those from gunshot, but the exact number of wounds are unclear at the time.

The victim appeared alert and was speaking with officials on the scene and TransCare took him to an undisclosed hospital.

With the scene still closed due to the active investigation, residents are asked to find alternate routes around the area.

The Brazil Times will update this story as details become available.

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