Shooting leaves one dead and another injured in McDowell County

MCDOWELL CO., WV (WOAY) – A juvenile is dead, and his mother is in critical condition after a Sunday morning shooting in McDowell County.

State Police say they responded to the 2 am shooting and found two gunshot victims. One of them is a juvenile.

Michael Kennedy, a suspect in the shooting, fled the scene and headed to Wyoming County.  Law enforcement was able to catch Kennedy in the Long Branch area.

State troopers say the incident is a domestic shooting, and is still under investigation.

Names of the victims have not been released.

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