UPDATE: Woman shot in mouth in Dunbar

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UPDATE (11:55 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 19): A man named Joshua Keith was arrested and charged with malicious wounding following this incident. More information can be found in our updated web story.


UPDATE (4:38 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 18): According to Dunbar Police, a man and woman got into a fight, which resulted in the man shooting the woman in the mouth area.

The woman was taken to the hospital. There is no word on the extent of her injuries.

The man was taken into custody after fleeing the scene.


UPDATE (4:18 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 18): Metro has confirmed that there was one victim in this shooting, and one suspect has been detained.


DUNBAR, WV (WOWK)—Metro 911 confirmed a shooting in the 1300 block of Fletcher Avenue in Dunbar on Thursday afternoon.

The incident occurred around 3:52 p.m. on Thursday.

No other information is available at this time.

13 News has a crew on its way to the scene, and we will update this story as more information becomes available.

This is a developing story, and we will continue to update it on WOWKTV.com, the WOWK 13 News App, and on 13 News on air.

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