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UPDATE: 3rd Beckley homicide suspect arrested in Bluefield

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UPDATE: BLUEFIELD (WVVA) - The third man wanted in last week's fatal shooting in Beckley has been arrested in Bluefield.

Dewayne Lane, 22, called and turned himself in to State Police in Bluefield Friday afternoon. He was picked up near the intersection of College Avenue and Ohio Street in Bluefield.

Two other suspects in the shooting death of Shawn Rucker of Beckley were apprehended Thursday night.

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UPDATE: BECKLEY (WVVA) - Two of three suspects in a Beckley shooting that left a man dead have been apprehend.

Police captured 23-year-old Alfred Pittman Thursday night in Kanawha County. He is expected to be arraigned Friday.

Cornealus 'Ty' Taylor, 20, turned himself in to Beckley Police Thursday night.

Dewayne Lane, 22, remains at large.

All three are suspected in the Sept. 26 shooting of Shawn Rucker outside his residence.

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BECKLEY (WVVA) - Police in Raleigh County have issued warrants for three men wanted in connection with last week's shooting of a Beckley man at his residence last week.

Alfred Pittman, 23; Cornealus 'Ty' Taylor, 20; and Dewayne Lane, 22, are all wanted in the deadly shooting of 32-year-old Shawn Rucker.

Rucker was slain outside his home at the corner of Sixth Street and Scott Avenue. His funeral was held Wednesday.

The three men are considered armed and dangerous. If you have any information on their whereabouts you are urged to contact authorities.

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