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TURKEY DIP, WV (WVNS) — 5:15 p.m. Thursday, July 16, 2020: Deputies have released the identity of the man who was killed in a shooting on Wednesday. The victim in the case was 40-year-old Michael Douglas Kennedy of Long Branch.

No further details on the investigation were released.


Thursday, July 16, 2020 8:30a.m. UPDATE: A man is dead following a shooting in Wyoming County.

Deputies were called to the Turkey Dip area near Oceana Wednesday, July 15, 2020 for a disturbance. Deputies said following the report, a man was shot and later died from his injuries. Investigators say no charges have been filed at this time.

Details are still limited, more information will be released as it becomes available.


TURKEY DIP, WV (WVNS) — A shooting was reported in Turkey Dip near Oceana in Wyoming County.

Wyoming County 911 Director Dean Meadows told 59News they received a call about the shooting around 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 15, 2020. Details are limited right now.

Deputies with the Wyoming Sheriff’s Department are still on scene.

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