Alexander County Sheriff Chris Bowman has confirmed that charges are being filed against Eight people in connection with a Wednesday morning shooting incident in Western Alexander County.
Alexander County 911 received a call around 4am reporting a 15 year old had sustained a gunshot wound to his abdomen at a location off Zeb Watts Road in the Ellendale Community. The teen underwent surgery and is still being treated at a Hickory hospital. Several other juveniles were present at the time of what was called an accidental self-inflicted wound.
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