(05/03/2012)
DRIVE-BY SHOOTING - A drive-by shooting damaged a doctor's office in Dunbar sometime after midnight Tuesday.

Dunbar police believe someone fired about 9 shots into the building.

Police recovered 22-caliber shell casings on the road. Four of the bullets hit Smith and Jones Chiropractic's building, bursting out the glass door and hitting a window.

The fourth bullet hit the top of the building.

The bullet that went through the door, then went through two sets of walls inside. The bullet that shattered the window went through the waiting room and ended up in a door jam, police said.

Doctors said they are thankful it happened when the office was empty.

Police aren't sure why the building was shot at.

'CLOWN' ROBS PUTNAM NURSING HOME FOR DRUGS - Police are looking for a man who robbed a Putnam County nursing home at gunpoint early Wednesday morning.

Lt. Robert Harrison of the Putnam County Sheriff's Department said a man either wearing a clown mask or with his face painted like a clown broke into the Teays Valley Nursing Rehab facility near Hurricane just after 1 a.m.

The man pulled a gun on employees and forced them to lie on the floor before making off with prescription medication.


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