Two shooting suspects are involved in DUI crash

Two suspects are caught following DUI.
Published: Aug. 6, 2022 at 9:41 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 7, 2022 at 12:56 PM EDT
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BELPRE, Ohio. (WTAP) - About thirty minutes after being dispatched to the scene of a robbery in which a minor was shot, law enforcement was called to the scene of a DUI.

Two of the shooting suspects were involved.

The driver, 20 year old Michael Walker McCauley, is in custody. One passenger, 20 year old Trenton Hunt, who was also involved in the shooting, is in the hospital.

It was a single vehicle wreck on the 5000 block of Old Saint Mary’s Pike.

Three adults and two minors were in the car.

Some of them left the scene on foot but were brought back by Hunt’s mother by the time deputies arrived.

As of 10 AM on Sunday, the 17 year old shooting victim was still in the ICU.

All this information is according to local law enforcement.

ORIGINAL ARTICLE: August 7th, 2022

A 17 year old was shot during a robbery and was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

According to officials, Belpre police were dispatched to a report of shots fired on Florence Street around 2 PM Saturday afternoon.

The juvenile had been shot in the abdomen and was taken to WVU Medicine Camden Clark then transported to a hospital in Morgantown.

There are currently three suspects.

The investigation revealed that the suspects broke into the minor’s house to steal a firearm.

This is a developing story.

WTAP will keep you up to date with the latest information.

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