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Man Shot Near New Holland

Man Shot Near New Holland

Authorities in Fayette County say a man was shot, Wednesday night. According to Sheriff Vernon Stanforth, 31-year-old Marcus Francis, of Washington Court House, was in a passenger in a vehicle driven by Carrie Mitchell, of Washington Court House. The vehicle reportedly pulled into a driveway at 315 Clemens Road, near New Holland, when multiple gunshots were shot into the passenger door, allegedly striking Francis in the leg and hand.

Mitchell then allegedly drove Francis to a hospital.

Sheriff Stanforth reports 31-year-old Cary Howland, of London, was arrested for probation violation and is considered a person of interest in the shooting but has not been charged in Wednesday's incident.

Authorities were called to the scene at 7:55pm, said the Sheriff.

 

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