CPD on Clarksburg shooting: ‘It appears juveniles may have been involved’

Published: Jun. 26, 2022 at 3:06 PM EDT
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CLARKSBURG, W.Va (WDTV) - Multiple agencies responded to a shooting Saturday night in Clarksburg.

According to the Harrison County call log, a call came in at 11:30 p.m. of a shooting on Denham Street.

When officers arrived to the area, they found a man with multiple gunshot wounds, according to a release from the Clarksburg Police Department.

Officials determined during the investigation two other men were involved in the incident and fled the area prior to law enforcement arrival.

The victim with gunshot wounds was transported to Ruby Memorial Hospital for treatment. At this time, officers said the injuries do not appear to be life threatening.

Detectives with the Clarksburg Police Department told 5 News it “appears juveniles may have been involved” and are not releasing names at this time.

Officers said this is considered an isolated incident and that the public is not at risk.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Clarksburg Police Department Detective Tip Line at 304-624-1625 or email Detective Sergeant Swiger at wswiger@cityofclarksburgwv.com.

Clarksburg Police and State Police were on scene as well as Harrison County EMS.

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