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UPDATE: 2 Arrested In Connection to Preston County Shooting

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Stephanie Gentry-Russell Stephanie Gentry-Russell
Michael Glenn Michael Glenn


Two Preston County residents have been arrested in connection to the Saturday morning shooting in Bruceton Mills.

The Preston County Sheriff's Department arrested Stephanie Marie Gentry-Russell, 32, and Michael Bryant Glenn, 30, on Sunday for attempted first degree murder.

The sheriff's department responded to the shooting around 5:15 a.m. on Saturday.

Upon arrival, the investigation revealed Gentry-Russell and Glenn drove to Robert Beerbower's residence with a firearm and damaged a vehicle belonging to his wife.

When Beerbower, 38, came out to investigate the noises he heard outside, he was shot twice in the abdomen, according to the press release.

He was then transported to Ruby Memorial Hospital, where he is listed in good condition.

Gentry-Russell and Glenn are being held in the Tygart Valley Regional Jail on charges of attempted homicide.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with further information is asked to contact Corporal John Bryan at the Preston County Sheriff's Department at 304-329-1611.


--Original Story--

The Preston County 911 Center confirmed a shooting in Bruceton Mills on Saturday morning.

According to the 911 center, the shooting happened around 5:15 a.m. The 911 Center would not provide any additional details on the incident.

The Preston County Sheriff's Department also confirmed there was a shooting in Bruceton Mills but could not provide details on when the shooting occurred or where it happened. The department could not yet confirm any injuries.

Deputies are expected to release more information soon. Stick with 12 News for updates.

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