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One in custody after fatal shooting in Fayette County

FAYETTE COUNTY, W.Va. (WVVA) - A Fayette County man has been arrested following a shooting that left one dead on Thursday morning.

Fayette County Sheriff Mike Fridley stated that deputies responded to a 2 a.m. 911 call to find the victim, Craig Anthony Cottle, dead with multiple gunshot wounds.

An investigation suggested to officers that the suspect, Doug Greene, confronted Cottle at his residence, armed with a small caliber handgun.

Following the investigation, Greene was arrested on a first degree murder charge. He will await his court proceedings at the Southern Regional Jail.

This incident remains under investigation. Stick with WVVA for updates on this case.

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