April 6, 2014: Man Killed in Clendenin Shooting

On April 6, 2014, during the early afternoon Metro 911 received information reporting a man being chased with an axe. The address for the calls was on Robinson Road near Clendenin, WV.

After the initial reports another call was place to Metro 911. The man who had been chased shot the man who was chasing him. The man shot was Robert Parsons, II, 38 years old of Clendenin.

Mr. Parsons was declared dead at the scene. The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the matter. Throughout the investigation today detectives have been consulting and informing assistant prosecuting attorneys of Kanawha County. No arrests have been made in the incident. The events are still under investigation.

Additional information will be released as facts are learned or confirmed, decisions are made, and the course of the investigation allows.

Cpl. B. D. Humphreys
Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office
301 Virginia St. E.
Charleston WV 25301
304-357-0732 / 304-951-7328

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Cpl. B. D. Humphreys
Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office
301 Virginia St. E.
Charleston WV 25301
304-357-0732 / 304-951-7328

Follow us on Twitter: @kanawhasheriff
www.kanawhasheriff.us