Local law enforcement investigating afternoon shooting in Greenville


Police investigate altercation between two men

By Erik Martin - emartin@aimmedianetwork.com



First responders attend to a gunshot victim at a Harrison Avenue home in Greenville Tuesday afternoon. The incident is being investigated by local law enforcement.

First responders attend to a gunshot victim at a Harrison Avenue home in Greenville Tuesday afternoon. The incident is being investigated by local law enforcement.


Erik Martin | The Daily Advocate

GREENVILLE — Local law enforcement is investigating a shooting incident that occurred at a Greenville home Tuesday afternoon.

Greenville Police officers, Darke County Sheriff’s deputies and Greenville Township rescue responded to a report of a shot being fired at a home located on the corner of Harrison Avenue and Fair Street.

Eyewitnesses at the scene state they first heard a scuffle between two men and then the sound of a single gunshot being fired. First responders treated a man at the scene, while another man was being held in custody in the back of a police cruiser.

The gunshot victim was transported by Greenville Township rescue to receive medical attention. His status is unknown at this time.

No names have been provided for the parties involved in the incident. More details as they become available.

First responders attend to a gunshot victim at a Harrison Avenue home in Greenville Tuesday afternoon. The incident is being investigated by local law enforcement.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2015/11/web1_IMG_4216-WEB.jpgFirst responders attend to a gunshot victim at a Harrison Avenue home in Greenville Tuesday afternoon. The incident is being investigated by local law enforcement. Erik Martin | The Daily Advocate
Police investigate altercation between two men

By Erik Martin

emartin@aimmedianetwork.com