Shooting injures man in Jamestown

JAMESTOWN — A man remains in stable condition, and Jamestown police are seeking potential witnesses, following a shooting early Saturday.

Police were called to the Bullfrog Hotel Bar and Grill, 1414 E. Second St., at 1:20 a.m. A bartender at the scene secured the weapon.

Police told The Post-Journal that an altercation took place between two people in a hallway leading into the bar when two shots were fired. A man, who was struck twice, was taken to UPMC Chautauqua and later transferred to UPMC Hamot in Erie, Pa.

It wasn’t known where the man was struck. However, as of Saturday evening, he was said to be in stable condition.

The person who fired the shots is reportedly cooperating with investigators. The Chautauqua County District Attorney’s Office has been contacted and is assisting JPD in its investigation.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is asked to contact the Jamestown Police Department at 483-7537, through the anonymous tip line at 483-8477 (TIPS) or via the Tips 411 cellphone app.


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