WV State Troopers Kill Shotgun Wielding Man

State Police in West Virginia have shot and killed a man they said pointed a shotgun at officers late Friday.

The incident occurred in the town of Elkins as West Virginia State Troopers helped local officers serve a search warrant.

When the troopers made entry into the house they encountered a man identified as William Keith Waldron. Waldron allegedly pointed a shotgun at the troopers and the troopers responded with gunfire.

Waldron was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. A departmental investigation is under way into the shooting.


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