One injured in West Point shooting

Published 2:03 pm Tuesday, June 26, 2018

WEST POINT — One man was treated for a gunshot wound Monday night following an incident in West Point.

Marcus William, 27, of West Point, was at a residence in the 1400 block of East 8th Street when he was shot once in the leg, said Capt. Robert Fawley of the West Point Police Department. The incident occurred around 9:20 p.m. ET.

“The case is still under investigation,” the captain said. “We have no suspects.”

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William was taken by private vehicle to EAMC-Lanier where he was treated and released, Fawley added.

“We do not have a motive at this time,” he said. “If anyone has any information please call the West Point Police Department.”

Anyone who may have any information regarding this incident or who may have been in the area during this time and noticed any suspicious person or vehicle can reach the West Point Police at 706-645-3525 or 706-645-3548 or your local “Crime Stoppers” at 706-812 1000.