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A Kanawha County, WV father has been indicted on murder charges

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Roy Pittman indicted on murder charges. Roy Pittman indicted on murder charges.
CHARLESTON, WV -

A Kanawha County, WV father has been indicted by a grand jury on charges of murder.

Roy Pittman is accused of shooting and killing his 15-year-old daughter Brittany Pittman and injuring his 18-year-old son, Matthew Pittman.

The incident happened in May of 2013.  According to court records, after Pittman killed one of his children and injured the other, he turned the gun on himself and fired several shots. He was treated for his injuries and released from an area hospital in June.

Prosecutors also say that Pittman was indicted on charges of malicious wounding.