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Man taken to hospital after suspected drug-related shooting in Salem

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Marion County deputies are investigating the early morning shooting of a man in Salem. 

Deputies responded to the 4800 block of Pennsylvania Avenue just before 2 a.m. Monday. 

Deputies received reports of a man banging on neighbors’ doors claiming he had been shot and asking for help.

Deputies said he was taken to the hospital for surgery and is expected to survive.

The man's name is not being released at this time.

Detectives executed a search warrant at the location of the shooting at 1:30 p.m. Monday. One man was arrested on an outstanding warrant, but his arrest is not related to the shooting, according to deputies. 

The Marion County Sheriff's Office said there is no immediate danger to the public in connection with this shooting. Detectives believe the shooting is related to drugs. 

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