VA: Man fatally shot during hunting trip
November 15, 2010
Va. man fatally shot during hunting trip
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) - Authorities are investigating the fatal shooting of
an Alleghany County man during a hunting trip in the George Washington
The Roanoke Times reports that 27-year-old Travis Scott Persinger was
killed Saturday while hunting on Rich Patch Road in Low Moor.
Conservation officer Billy Angle with the Virginia Department of Game and
Inland Fisheries says Persinger was shot by a hunting companion. The
shooting is believed to have been accidental.
Angle says Persinger was among a group of 10 to 12 hunters..
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