UPDATE 11:18 a.m. (7/29/22): A total of three people are dead following a Thursday night shooting in West Virginia.

The Summersville Police Department says officers responded to an active shooter at Jo’s Nails in Summersville at 6:38 p.m. on Thursday, July 28.

According to police, the suspect shot and killed two people before officers engaged and shot the suspect.

The suspect was taken to Summersville Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

West Virginia State Police are conducting an investigation.


SUMMERSVILLE, W.Va. (WOWK) — The Merchants Walk parking area is closed to the public, according to the Summersville Fire Department.

The post ends up, “Sorry for the inconvenience but your corporation will be much appreciated.”

There is no context given for why the parking area is closed to everyone expect for first responders.

This is a developing story.