Franklin County Sheriff Investigates Shooting near Star School

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that occurred last night on Pasco-Kahlotus Road that sent one man to the hospital.

According to family members, a man was heading south on Pasco-Kahlotus Road near Star School when he was shot just before 11 o’clock last night.

It took deputies more than an hour to find the victim as they had to use a cell phone tower to locate him.

The victim, who suffered non-life threatening injuries, was transported to a local hospital.

Investigators say the shooting is not gang related.