- Associated Press - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

SHELTON, Wash. (AP) - The Mason County sheriff’s office says an 80-year-old man has fatally shot a 51-year-old man at a rural home west of Shelton, Washington.

KOMO-TV reports (https://is.gd/0Z1wyG ) that medics rushed to the home Tuesday evening. A coroner pronounced the victim dead at the scene. He has not yet been identified.

A sheriff’s spokesman says the two men knew each other. It’s believed the shooting followed an earlier altercation between the two.

The sheriff’s office says the older man is unhurt and is cooperating with detectives.


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