One Person Killed in Kanawha County Shooting

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One person has been killed after a shooting in Kanawha County. 

The shooting was reported just after 12:30 a.m. at the Mink Shoals park and ride off Mink Shoals Branch Road in Mink Shoals. 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office tells us a group of people met up in the area to exchange an item.  We are told it was not anything illegal they were buying or selling.  Police tell us at one point something went wrong and the shooting occurred.  Officers say everybody stayed on scene and the person who opened fire called 911. 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office says no arrests have been made at this point and interviews with the people involved are ongoing. 

More information on the shooting could be released later today.

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