One dead in accidental shooting


UPDATE: WVVA has confirmed that person is dead after an accidental shooting. On Friday morning around 10:30 a.m., Deputy Hudnall responded to a report of an individual with a gunshot wound on Mount Vernon Rd., near Fort Spring, according to Greenbrier County Sheriff Bruce Sloan.

Sheriff Sloan says the the victim has been identified as Kence Hedrick, 23. His last known official address was listed as Hinton, but he had recently been living in Greenbrier County. His body has been sent to the WV Medical Examiner’s office for an autopsy.

Officers are still investigating, and autopsy results are expected sometime next week. Stay with WVVA as this story develops.

Melinda Zosh

Melinda Zosh

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