HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Police in West Virginia are looking for a suspect in a fatal bar shooting.

According to The Herald-Dispatch , Huntington police identified the victim as 31-year-old Brent Anthony Jackson of Huntington.

Interim Police Chief Hank Dial says police received reports of a shooting early Sunday inside Rehmy’s Lounge in downtown Huntington. Jackson was later pronounced dead of gunshot wounds.

Dial says police have issued a first-degree murder warrant for a suspect from Charleston.

Information from: The Herald-Dispatch,

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