UPDATE: Thursday, August 4, 2022: BLUEFIELD, WV (WVNS) — An arrest was made in the August, 2, 2022 shooting on Fulton Street in Bluefield, WV.

According to Bluefield PD, a 17-year-old minor was arrested. An arrest warrant was issued on August 3, 2022 for the suspect.

The 17-year-old was charged with three counts of wanton endangerment and one count of malicious wounding. They were transported to Gene Spadaro Juvenile Center.

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BLUEFIELD, WV (WVNS) — According to the Bluefield Police Department, one person was shot during a shooting in Bluefield on Tuesday, August 2, 2022.

While multiple local news outlets reported the shooting as a drive-by, Bluefield Police confirmed to 59News that it was not. The shooting happened on Fulton Street. One person was treated for a non-life threatening gunshot wound to their arm.

The investigation remains active at this time.

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