One person dead after officer-involved shooting in Nicholas County

NICHOLAS COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – One person is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Nicholas County.

Officials tell WOAY that shortly after 5 pm on Tuesday, a call was made of a man firing shots inside a home in Drennen.   State Police and Nicholas County deputies responded to the scene.

The suspect, Jack Naylor, 50, died after gunfire was exchanged.

Stay with WOAY News for further updates on this developing story.

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