Police respond to Saturday night shooting

PARKERSBURG – The Parkersburg Police Department responded Saturday evening to a shooting late Saturday evening at the Greenbrier Gardens Apartments in Parkersburg.

According to authorities on scene, the shooter had barricaded himself in an apartment with a high-powered handgun. The incident apparently involved two family members and one person was taken to Camden Clark Medical Center.

No further information was available at press time Saturday. Police had secured a perimeter around the apartment but no surrounding residential units had been evacuated.