|CLARKSBURG STABBING - One person has been transported to United Hospital Center as the result of a stabbing incident on Jefferson Street in Clarksburg.
According to the Harrison County 911 Communications Center, a call of a dispute between two people came in from the area of Jefferson Street in Clarksburg.
When officers arrived, they found that a victim had received a stab wound to the leg during the dispute, and the victim was transported to UHC, in Bridgeport, as a result of injuries, according to the center.
An investigation, by the Clarksburg Police, into the incident is still ongoing at this time, and no further details have been released.
MINGO GUNFIRE - Officers received a call Wednesday morning at around 1:00 am that a gunman shot multiple rounds in a residential area.
The Williamson Police Department, Mingo County Sheriffs Department, and West Virginia State Troopers all responded to the shooting.
âWe recovered shell casings. 16 that we counted from different various areas,â said Chief Grady Dotson, Williamson Police Department.
Luckily no one was hurt.
âOfficers set up and secured the scene. They stayed back where they could grab the riffles. When they did that the alleged individual fired a couple of rounds towards the officers,â said Chief Dotson.
The alleged Gunman is 25-year-old Andrew Hicks of Williamson, West Virginia.
âDonât really know the intent. We know the individual was highly intoxicated. He did make threats he would be arrested by the police,â said Chief Dotson.
Hicks eventually complied and was arrested. He has been charged with ten counts of shooting within 500 feet of a dwelling, 14 counts of wanton endangerment, four counts of attempted murder of an officer, brandishing a deadly weapon, and battery and obstructing an officer.
âThere are several residential homes in the area that had a bullet hole in them. So weâve been going and checking in with them,â said Chief Dotson.
The alleged gunman is being held in the Logan County Reginal Jail and is awaiting his hearing.