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1 dead, 1 arrested in fatal Mercer County shooting

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MERCER COUNTY, WV (WVVA) -

An 18-year-old is dead and one man is in custody after a fatal shooting Sunday near Princeton.

It happened after a fight Sunday afternoon at a residence off Old Pisgah Road.

According to the West Virginia State Police, the victim, Bailey Dickerson, and a friend tried to leave the home of 21-year-old Thomas Shine when Dickerson was shot. Dickerson lost consciousness and drove into the garage of a nearby home.

Thomas Shine has been arrested and charged with second degree murder, two counts of wanton endangerment, and brandishing a weapon. A video arraignment for Shine is set for Monday afternoon.

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