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Man killed in shooting in Monongalia County

Man killed in shooting in Monongalia County

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WBOY) — A man is dead following an early morning shooting that occurred just outside of Morgantown Thursday.

At around 1:42 a.m., a 911 call came in about a shooting on Mountain Valley Drive, the Monongalia County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release.


Officers found a man with a gunshot wound. He was taken to Ruby Memorial Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries, the press release said.

The Monongalia County Sheriff’s Office is asking residents of the 9000 block of Mountain Valley Drive near the building who have information or video, or anyone else with information, to contact them at 304-291-7260.

The sheriff’s office said no further information will be released at this time.