Shooting reported at Altheimer residence


A man reportedly suffered a gunshot wound in an Altheimer residence around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, according to Major Lafayette Woods Jr. with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.

Woods said that the individual was taken to Jefferson Regional Medical Center.

“We have sent two investigators to the hospital,” Woods said. “We have a division commander in route and a deputy responding to the scene.”

No further details were immediately available.