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UPDATE: Police investigate fatal shooting in McDowell Co.

Local - 9/6/2013 9:56 PM by Courtney Rosemond
UPDATE - Police in McDowell County are investigating a shooting that has left one person dead.

Deputy J.Muncy with the McDowell Sheriff's Department says that at 5:45pm Friday the McDowell County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call in the Lickbranch area of Ieager. Upon arrival deputies found  Jessie Lee Owens, 25, of Ieager to have died from a gunshot wound to the head. Dwight Key II, 37, was arrested in connection to the shooting.

Key is being charged with 1st Degree Murder. Key was arraigned by Magistrate Daniel Mitchell and no bond is being set at this time. Key will remain in South Western Regional Jail. The cause of the shooting is still being investigated at this time.

IEAGER - Police in McDowell County are investigating a shooting that has left one person dead Friday night.

Deputy J.Muncy with the McDowell Sheriff's Department says the incident happened just before 5pm Friday.. Deputies responded to a shooting call in the Lickbranch area of Ieager. One person has been confirmed dead from being shot. One person is being detained for questioning at this time.

Deputies continue to investigate, stick with us as more information becomes available.

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