Sweetwater shooting under investigation

By: Carrie Thompson
By: Carrie Thompson

Sweetwater (WVLT) - The Monroe County Sheriff's Department is investigating a shooting near Sweetwater.

Monroe County dispatch tells us a woman was shot in the neck around 8:15 Thursday evening. She was flown to UT Medical Center. Her name and condition are unknown at this time.

Authorities tell us there was another party involved, but there's no word on whether they're searching for that person.

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