St. Lawrence County Sheriff's deputies and detectives are investigating a shooting on Heath Road in the Town of Potsdam that wounded a Parishville man.
In a brief statement Saturday morning, deputies said David R. Witherell suffered a wound to his left arm and abdomen "during a shooting sport activity" Friday night. The statement listed the time of the incident as 7:49 pm.
Witherell was taken first to Canton-Potsdam Hospital and then Fletcher-Allen Medical Center in Burlington.
Deputies said more details will be provided.Witherell is in stable condition and awake according to a relative we spoke to at the hospital.
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