Deputies Investigating Shooting That Took Place in Somerset County

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SKOWHEGAN, Maine (WABI) Somerset County deputies are investigating a shooting that happened last week.

Authorities say a woman reported she gave a ride to a bleeding man she found walking on Route 150 near the Cornville-Skowhegan town line.

The sheriff says that man is from New York and had lost a lot of blood from a gunshot wound to his buttocks.

The man and woman claim to not know each other, but police say they found discrepancies in their stories.

The man was flown to Eastern Maine Medical Center and has since been released...police say he has returned to New York.