By AMY WALLAUER
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - A Martinsburg man was released from City Hospital Friday about 16 hours after being shot in the hand by a man who allegedly was trying to buy drugs, according to Martinsburg City Police.
Steven Leber, 45, of 516 Rock Cliff Drive, was arraigned in Berkeley County Magistrate Court Friday afternoon on charges of malicious wounding and wanton endangerment. He was released on $10,000 bond, according to court records.
The victim, William Flythe of 305 E. Burke St., was walking on Hooge Street with a friend shortly after midnight when he saw a man leaning against a Cadillac parked in an alley, police said. The man approached him, asking where he could buy drugs, the complaint said.