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A Monroe County man was arrested Sunday in connection with a shooting in West Point that left one man injured.
West Point Police Department officers were dispatched at about 3:25 a.m. Sunday to the SOCO Truck Stop on Highway 45 Alt. North in West Point in reference to reports of multiple gunshots having been fired. According to a press release issued by the WPPD, as officers were on their way to the scene of the incident, Emergency 911 reported to police that a man was taken to the emergency room after having suffered from a gunshot wound.
Per the release, a preliminary investigation revealed an altercation occurred in the SOCO Truck Stop parking lot between two individuals from the adjacent county.
See Wednesday's edition of the Daily Times Leader for more information.