MONROE, Ga. — Police responded to a shooting in Monroe late Friday.

Officers and paramedics were dispatched to the city’s southern end shortly before 9:30 p.m., and Chief R.V. Watts confirmed a shooting.

Shortly before midnight, Officer Shannon Haynes said detectives and patrol units remained on the scene at Jessica Way. That’s off Walker Drive.

Haynes said a man sustained a single gunshot wound at a home in the neighborhood.

“He’s not in critical condition and was transported by EMS to be treated,” Haynes said.

The cause remained under investigation.

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