Two Officer-Involved Shootings in Taylor County

GRAFTON– West Virginia State Police are investigating two separate shootings in Taylor County involving law enforcement officers.

Lt. Michael Baylous said a person was fatally shot Friday when the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office was serving a warrant and found the suspect inside a home with a gun.

Baylous said in an email another shooting occurred Thursday involving Grafton Police Department and a suspect with a knife. That suspect is in stable condition.

Identities were not immediately released.

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