MORGANTOWN -- A Morgantown man shot his two brothers and now faces up to 20 years in prison, according to court records.

The Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department charged Robert W. Cralton, 27, with two counts of malicious wounding. He was arraigned in Mon County Magistrate Court on Jan. 1 with bail set at $150,000.

According to his criminal complaint and the department: On Dec. 31, deputies went to Cassville-Mount Morris Road for a reported shooting.

Cralton’s two brothers were the victims. One was shot in the leg and the other in the stomach. They were taken to J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital for treatment. Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

The brothers were initially taken from the scene of the shooting by private vehicle.

Cralton admitted to shooting both following an altercation as the two tried to leave a New Year’s Eve party. Cralton came out of the house with a pistol and shot them both. Police found a .22-caliber revolver at the scene.

In addition to the sheriff’s department, the Star City, Granville, Westover police departments, the West Virginia State Police, Mon EMS and the Cassville Volunteer Fire Department also responded to the scene.