MIDDLEPORT, Ohio – The Middleport Police Department has released further information on a Feb. 23, 2018 shooting that took place in the village.

According to Middleport Police Chief Bruce Swift, filling an investigation and speaking with the victim Middleport Officers have determined that the victim, Michael T. Aeiker, suffered a self inflicted gun shot wound to the shoulder. Aeiker was transported to St. Mary’s Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia with non-life threatening injuries.

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Middleport Police Department Investigating Shooting