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Fatal shooting in Raleigh County

RALEIGH CO., W.Va. (WVVA) An early-morning shooting claims the life of a raleigh county man.

Raleigh County Sheriff's Office has confirmed with WVVA that a father, 47-year-old Ronnie Cochran, has shot and killed his son, Matthew Cochran.

The shooting happened at the residence of 463 Acord Mountain Rd. in Slab Fork. The two were fighting just before the shooting.

The father is in custody and has been charged with first degree murder and two counts of wanton endangerment, according to Detective Suman.

Ronnie Cochran

Jill Croce

Morning Anchor WVVA

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