Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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December 8, 2013

Mercer County man charged with fatal shooting at Club Maximus

PRINCETON — A Mercer County man was arrested Sunday morning on a charge of fatally shooting another male subject in the parking lot of the Club Maximus in Princeton.

The man, who was identified only as an adult male from Bluefield, was arrested at his residence after detectives interviewed witnesses at the crime scene and developed a lead, according to Mercer County Sheriff D.B. “Don” Meadows.

According to Meadows, Deputies C.K. Lester and G.C. Paitsel responded to a report of a shooting at the nightclub on Courthouse Road at 3:30 a.m. Meadows said that the deputies found several people in the parking lot giving CPR to the victim. Emergency medical service personnel transported the victim to a hospital, where he died, Meadows said.

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