West Virginia sheriff shot, suspect is in custody
by Associated Press Wire
April 03, 2013 01:35 PM | 465 views | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend | print
WILLIAMSON, W.Va. (AP) — A Mingo County emergency official says Sheriff Eugene Crum has been shot and a suspect is custody.

County Office of Emergency Services head dispatcher Willis Spence says the shooting occurred Wednesday in Williamson within a block of the Mingo County Courthouse. Spence did not know Crum’s condition.

Spence says the courthouse is closed.

Further information wasn’t immediately available.

Spence says a news conference is planned for 6 p.m.
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