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Sheriff investigates shooting that killed 1, wounded 2

February 12, 2019

BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities are investigating an altercation that ended in gunfire leaving left one person dead and two others wounded.

News outlets report the Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office says in a news release that three people were shot during the altercation Sunday night involving several people at a home in the Whitby community. One person later died and two others were hospitalized.

Officials did not release the identities of anyone involved.

The sheriff’s office said it was investigating. No further information was immediately released.

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