EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSPolice Say Son Killed 83-Year-Old Father
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Reported by: Kera Mashek
Web Producer: Heath Harrison
Reported: Oct. 6, 2013 5:20 PM EDT
Updated: Oct. 6, 2013 6:43 PM EDT
Circleville, Pendleton County , West Virginia
A Circleville man was arrested and is accused of killing his father.
Troopers got a call about a shooting in the 1600 block of Pike Gap Road Saturday night.
When they arrived on the scene, they said they found John Conway Smith, 83, dead from a gunshot wound.
Investigators said smith's son, John William Smith, 54, shot him, but have not yet released a motive.
Smith is charged with first degree murder.
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