VALDOSTA — Authorities are investigating a shooting that took place Sunday, according to a Valdosta Police Department statement.
At 11 a.m., officers were sent to the 500 block of Jones Street in reference to a shooting, the statement said. The victim told police he had been shot in the leg by a person he knew.
The victim was given first aid and taken to South Georgia Medical Center with a non-life threatening injury, police said.
The shooting appears to be an isolated incident, according to the statement.
Terry Richards is senior reporter at The Valdosta Daily Times.