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Slain U.S. Marshal Identified

February 16, 2011  | 

Deputy U.S. Marshal Derek Hotsinpiller, 24, of Bridgeport, died at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown from a fatal gunshot wound, reports the Charleston Daily Mail.

Hotsinpiller was killed when suspect Charles Smith, 50, opened fire on a group of three marshals and West Virginia state troopers serving a warrant for failure to appear on drug and firearms charges.

Hotsinpiller, who had served in the U.S. Marshals Service for more than a year, sustained a fatal wound to the neck.

Read the full story at DailyMail.com.


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