Man Facing Charges in Shooting

ABINGDON-A man has been arrested and charged in connection with a shooting in Abingdon earlier this week.

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office says 22-year-old Benjamin Lamie of Saltville shot another man with a shotgun in the 27,000 block of Fiesta Drive around 10:40 Wednesday night.

Lamie fled the scene and was later found in Bristol, Tennessee and was arrested by the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Department.

Officials add the man who was shot only received minor injuries.