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.
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