The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is investigating how a man was injured in western Jefferson County Thursday.
Chief Deputy Randy Christian says shortly after 4 p.m., a person called 9-1-1 to request help for a person who had been shot with a BB gun. The incident happened near the Village Creek bridge on Shady Grove Road west of Adamsville.
Christian says the victim, a 39-year-old male, was alert and talking when EMTs transported him to the hospital.
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