The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


June 26, 2014

Police release name of shooting victim

Police have released the name of the victim in the killing that took place Tuesday in Crab Orchard.

Richard Lee Lester, 49, of Crab Orchard was shot and killed during an argument with his girlfriend, according to a press release from the Raleigh County Sheriff’s Office.

The investigation is ongoing and no arrest has been made at this time.

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