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Man fatally shot in Mason County

Jul. 30, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

GLENWOOD, W.Va. -- A 25-year-old man was fatally shot in Mason County Monday afternoon.

According to the Mason County Sheriff's Office, Shane A. Meadows died of a single gunshot wound while at a residence on Chandler's Ridge Road in Glenwood, which is about 20 miles northeast of Huntington on W.Va. 2.

The incident, which took place just before 3 p.m., appears to be the result of a disagreement between acquaintances.

Local media also have reported that the person who fired the fatal shot was the owner of the home that Meadows was in.

Authorities are continuing to investigate the circumstances that led to the shooting death.

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