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UPDATED: Burlington Shooting Victims Identified

November 18th, 2019 by WCBC Radio

10:00 PM UPDATE:

Mineral County Sheriff's Deputies are searching for a suspect in the shooting of two people in Burlington early Monday.

32 year old Donald L. Rutter was found dead at the scene, while 25 year old Destiny C. Foster died later from apparent gunshot wounds, according to the Mineral County News Tribune.  The paper also reports that investigators found six shotgun shells at the residence.

Anyone with information on the crime is asked to call 304-788-0441.


The Mineral News Tribune is now quoting sources with the Mineral County Sheriff's Department that the second person involved in the shooting has died.

11:30 AM UPDATE:

Mineral County 911 confirms the Mineral County Sheriff's Department is heading the investigation.


There are unconfirmed reports of a double shooting taking place along route 50 in Burlington, West Virginia on Maple Hollow Road, off of Beaver Run Road overnight.
According to reports one person was declared dead at the scene and a female was transported to Potomac Valley Hospital in Keyser in critical condition.
The Mineral County Sheriff's Department is investigating.
WCBC News will have more information as it becomes available…

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