Monday Shooting Incident Being Investigated By Sheriff’s Department

At 01:49 a.m. on Monday, June 24th, deputies from the Fentress County Sheriff’s Office responded to an adddress on Wildwood Lane in the northern portion of the county for a prowler call with shots fired.
Upon arrival, deputies found a male victim outside the residence with a single gunshot wound.  He was transported by local emergency medical service to the Jamestown Regional Medical Center for treatment of his wounds and was later airlifted to an out of town hospital for specialized treatment.
The incident was still under investigation at press time, and names are being withheld pending completion of that investigation.