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UPDATE: Names released in double-fatal shooting in Huntington

HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK) - UPDATE: 6/12/18 @ 4 p.m.

The Huntington Police Department has released the names of two people found dead in a double shooting early Tuesday morning. Kelli N. Adkins, 27, of Wayne and Melvin Courts Jr., 26, of Huntington were both found dead with gunshot wounds.

Huntington police officers responded to an apartment at 1330 Huntington Avenue around 2:30 a.m. and discovered the male and female deceased. According to HPD, investigators have conducted several interviews and are following up on multiple leads.

 

ORIGINAL: 6/12/18 @ 8 a.m.

According to Huntington Police Chief Hank Dial, a man and woman were found dead of gunshot wounds early Tuesday morning.

Dial tells 13 News the two were found dead at a home along the 1300 block of Huntington Avenue around 3 a.m.

Detectives are in the process of interviewing people and processing the scene.

No names are being released at this time. 

Huntington Police are handling the investigation.

Stay with 13 News for the latest on this developing story


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