Arrest made in Kingston, WV shooting investigation


Fayette County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a woman early on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016 in connection with a shooting that happened on Maple Lane in the Kingston area.  A 26-year-old man was shot in the abdomen and taken to Raleigh General Hospital.  His name and condition have not been released.

Witnesses say the victim and his brother had gotten into a fight outside a home where a party was going on.  When the victim refused to leave the party, he was shot by a woman who came out of the house with a .22 rifle.

Crystal Lynn Whitt, 25, of Scarbro, WV was arrested.  She is charged with Malicious Wounding.  Her bond is set at $20,000.  The incident is under investigation by the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office.

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