by Tony E. Rutherford, News Editor
BREAKING: Officer Involved Shooting Confirmed by Interim Chief

Interim Police Chief Hank Dial has confirmed to media that police are on the scene of an officer involved shooting which happened about 9:30 p.m. in the 3500 block  of Bostwick Road. A 911 dispatch went out about 9:15 of a woman in the 3500 block of Bostwick Road complaining that her husband was beating her. It stated a shooting had occurred.

The officer was responding to the beating incident. 

Bostwick Road is near Nickel Plate Road behind the Special Metals plant in Guyandotte. 

 No word on condition of the individual shot.  

An unconfirmed social media posting suggested a serious wound.