Man dies following St. Albans shooting

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ST. ALBANS, W.Va. (WOWK) – A man has died following a shooting in the 2200 block of Monroe Avenue in St. Albans Saturday, October 12, 2019. St. Albans police say the incident happened around 11:30 p.m. following a disturbance, which escalated to an altercation between the victim and the homeowner.

According to police, the homeowner shot the victim in the abdomen. He was transported to a nearby hospital where he later died early Sunday morning.

The St. Albans Police Department is still investigating and has not yet released the name of the victim.

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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