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Investigation continues in Huntington shooting death

April 1, 2019

Police are still investigating the shooting death of a man on Riverside Drive in Huntington. 

Brandon Lee Olivares, 18, was killed by a gunshot to the chest, and the slaying has been ruled a homicide. 

“At this point, we’re still determining whether it was accidental,” Huntington County Coroner Philip Zahm said today. 

Police were called around 5 p.m. Friday to a home in the 200 block of Riverside Drive and found Olivares bleeding from a single gunshot wound. Zahm said there were several people in the trailer at the time of the shooting. 

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