FIRST ON 5 NEWS UPDATE: One Man Shot in Fairmont Drive-By Shooting; Suspect on the Loose
Written by Whitney Wetzel
Last updated on October 23, 2012 @ 7:39PM
Created on October 23, 2012 @ 6:21AM
 
Update:
 
A drive-by shooting in Fairmont early Tuesday morning sent one man to the hospital and now police need help finding out who's responsible.

It happened around 2:20 a.m. on the 500 block of Front Street. Apparently two people were walking home from a bar, when a vehicle drove by and opened fire. Neighbors told us they heard three gun shots.
 
Police said 35-year-old Samuel Hine was shot once in his left thigh. He was taken to Ruby Memorial Hospital, but is expected to be okay.
 
Police said they don't have any suspects at this time. If you have any information, contact Det. Matt Lewis with the Fairmont Police Detective Division at (304) 366-2217.
 
Original Story:
 
One person was taken to the hospital after a possible shooting early Tuesday morning.
 
Police responded to the apparent shooting on Front Street in Fairmont at around 2:20 a.m.
 
According to 911 officials, one person was taken to Ruby Memorial Hospital by ambulance. The incident is under investigation.
 
Stay with 5 News and WDTV.com for any further updates.

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Comments (1)
Oct 24, 2012 at 3:58 PM
I hate to say this but if the person that got shot would have been home in bed at 2:20 am and not leaving a bar,maybe he wouldn't have got shot.