Princeton man arrested for wanton endangerment
UPDATE: WVVA has confirmed that Theodore White ran for Mercer County Sheriff in 2020.
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PRINCETON, W.Va. (WVVA) - Theodore White was arrested for wanton endangerment on Sunday. White was arrested after the Princeton Police Department responded to a shots fired complain at 105 Wickham Avenue at 3:09 a.m. on Sunday. Once officers arrived on scene they found a male and female who had been involved in a domestic dispute.
Officers discovered that White had fired two shots into the ground. White was then placed under arrest for wanton endangerment. A gunshot residue kit was performed on White and was sent to a lab to be analyzed.
Officers were able to retrieve a loaded handgun from the scene as well as match spent shell casings from the firearm found at the scene. White was processed and booked into Southern Regional Jail pending arraignment.
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