Mingo County, W.Va. Sheriff Eugene Crum was shot dead outside the county courthouse around noon on Wednesday, wchstv.com reports.
The suspect was shot as well and is now in police custody, according to wsaz.com. Crum was on his lunch break when he was killed. The Mingo County Courthouse was locked down after the shooting.
We’ll bring you more updates as they come in.
Newsbreaker posted a tweet with Crum’s picture:
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