Seven shots at the bar in West Virginia on New Year's Day

HUNTINGTON (USA): Seven people were injured after being shot in a bar in West Virginia early in the day, police said.

The shooting occurred early Wednesday at the Kulture Bar in Huntington, the interim chief of Huntington police, Ray Cornwell, said in a press release.

The statement said several people were found shot in and out of the bar.

Cornwell said the initial information suggested that the shooting involved a dispute between individuals.

According to WOWK-TV, more than a dozen carcasses were found outside the bar and in a parking lot across the street.

About 50 people were inside the bar when the police arrived.

The injured were taken to a hospital for treatment. The statement did not specify the nature of their injuries. The shooting is still under investigation.