From The Tribune staff reports
FAIRFIELD — Jefferson County police are investigating a Monday shooting that sent a 19-year-old man to the hospital.
According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to the 4900 block of Farrell Avenue in Fairfield at approximately 8:25 p.m. to investigate a shooting. At the scene, officers found a 19-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound.
The victim was transported to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Authorities believe the victim and an acquaintance got into an argument that led to the shooting. The case remains under investigation.
No information on the suspect has been released.