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UPDATE | Woman dead after drive-by shooting in Culloden; name released

Suspect still on the run
Published: Dec. 8, 2020 at 9:23 PM EST
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UPDATE 12/8/20 @ 11:20 p.m.

CABELL COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) – More details have been released about a deadly shooting Tuesday night in Culloden, including the victim’s name.

West Virginia State Police say the victim is Toni Cremeans. She was 46.

The incident happened around 8 p.m. on 3rd Street in Culloden.

Sgt. B.K. Wellman says security video appears to show the suspect vehicle was a gold Chrysler minivan.

They say several neighbors heard the shots fired, but they haven’t found any witnesses.

Wellman says it appears Cremeans had just returned home at the time of the shooting.

When asked whether this is believed to be connected to the drive-by shooting in Putnam County the day before, Wellman said it’s too early to tell.

State Police say this is believed to be a targeted incident, and there’s no reason for the public to feel in danger.

Keep checking the WSAZ app for the latest information.

ORIGINAL STORY

CABELL COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) - A person is dead Tuesday night after being shot in a drive-by shooting in Culloden, according to West Virginia State Police.

Troopers say the victim was sitting in their vehicle when the suspect pulled up, got out of their car, shot the victim and then drove off.

The suspect has not been found.

The incident happened around 8 p.m. on 3rd Street in Culloden.

Other details are unavailable at this time. Keep checking the WSAZ App for the latest information.

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