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Hardy County deaths investigated as murder-suicide

June 30th, 2020 by WCBC Radio

Two people were killed in a shooting late Friday on Trough Road in Hardy County and the Hardy County Sheriff's Office says it is being investigated as a murder-suicide. .The bodies of Quentin Strawderman and Ashley McDonald were located inside a residence after police responded to a 911 call about 11 p.m. A .45-caliber handgun was located in the home and there were witnesse s to the shootings. 

An investigation by the sheriff's office is continuing, pending results of the autopsies and a report from the state medical examiner's office. Police said McDonald was pregnant at the time of the incident.

Moorefield Police Department assisted deputies

2 Responses to “Hardy County deaths investigated as murder-suicide”

  1. June 30, 2020 at 6:52 pm, jim said:

    I think it is drug related


  2. June 04, 2021 at 1:07 am, Rachel said:

    I seriously doubt it was drug related I think it had more to do with the baby and who the dad was and being lie to about it


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