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Murray man arraigned for murder after deadly shooting

William David West (Source: Calloway County Jail) William David West (Source: Calloway County Jail)
MURRAY, KY (KFVS) -

A Murray man is facing murder charges after a late night shooting.

According to Murray police, William David West, 57, of Murray was arrested and taken to the Calloway County Jail.

Police say West was taken into custody after he shot and killed a man on Wiswell Road just before 11 p.m. Friday.

Murray police say the victim is 39-year-old Joe Gaskill from Mayfield.

West was arraigned in Calloway County Court Tuesday.  He did not enter a plea.  He was appointed a public defender.

West is scheduled to be back in court on March 7 at 9:30 a.m.

The victim's name is not being released at this time.

He is still in the Calloway County Jail on $500,000 bond.

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