- Associated Press - Thursday, December 1, 2016

BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) - Authorities say a Mercer County man has been fatally shot following a long-standing dispute with a neighbor.

The Bluefield Daily Telegraph (https://bit.ly/2gQe9MY ) reports the unidentified victim was killed during an argument early Thursday morning.

Mercer County Sheriff Don Meadows says the shooting was the result of a dispute that deputies were already aware of.

He says the person who fired the shot was also a male. No arrests were immediately made.

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Information from: Bluefield Daily Telegraph, https://www.bdtonline.com


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