Woman hospitalized after shooting in Madisonville

MADISONVILLE, OH (FOX19) - Police are investigating a shooting in Madisonville.

It happened around 10:30 a.m. on Prentice Avenue. Police say two women and a man were sitting in a Honda Element when the man shot one of the women, hitting her in the leg. He fled, taking her purse.

The women then drove to Chandler Street, where police responded.

The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The other woman was not injured.

Police say the suspect is known to the victim, but officers are looking for him.

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