This investigation is ongoing, and anyone who has any information regarding this incident is asked to call the New York State Police at 518-483-5000.
On June 24, 2020, at approximately 8:21 p.m., State Police responded to a residence on Heather Drive in the town of Westville for a report of a male who sustained a gunshot wound to the leg.
A preliminary investigation has revealed the gunshot wound was not self-inflicted, this was not a random act and the general public is not in danger at this time.
The victim was treated at Alice Hyde Medical Center in Malone and later transferred to the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. His injuries are not life-threatening.
This incident remains under investigation and anyone with information concerning the incident can contact the New York State Police at (518) 483-5000.