Jefferson Co. Sheriff: One injured in possible BB gun shooting

Jefferson Co. Sheriff: One injured in possible BB gun shooting

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Authorities on scene. Source: A. Wright Authorities on scene. Source: A. Wright

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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