Martinsburg Police report an arrest made in shots fired incident

West Virginia state seal. Used by written permission by Chief Deputy and Chief of Staff of West Virginia Chuck Flannery

The Martinsburg Police Department report the arrest of a suspect in a shooting on West Race Street.

The investigation opened when shots were reported Wednesday, February 14 around 3 a.m.

Authorities arrived to find a victim suffering from several gunshot wounds.

Lifesaving techniques were initiated, and the victim was transported to the hospital where he was listed in stable condition at last report.

The investigation into the incident continues with motive into the shooting yet to be determined.

The investigation into the incident led to the shutdown of several Martinsburg Streets in and around the Police Department.

West Virginia state police are assisting in the investigation.

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