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UPDATE: More details released on Wyoming County shooting


OCEANA (WVVA) - Police have released the name of a Wyoming County shooting victim.

According to Oceana Police Chief Jeff Barlow, Adrian Maynard Jr. was shot twice Wednesday -- once in the shoulder and once in the thigh.

The shooting happened around 7 p.m. in Elk Lick Hollow, off Route 971, near Baileysville.

Barlow says Maynard drove to Oceana after the shooting and called 911.

There's no word on Maynard's condition. The incident remains under investigation.


WYOMING (WVVA) – One person is in the hospital Wednesday night after a shooting in Oceana.

Dispatchers could not say on what street the shooting occurred but say it happened around 7:10.

The Wyoming County Sheriff's Department is investigating.

We will continue to follow this story and provide more details as they become available.

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