A tragic incident occurred in Cross Lanes, West Virginia on Monday morning, where a man was shot and killed while checking on his daughter. The victim has been identified as Billie Joe Parker, a 52-year-old resident of Spencer. According to the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Deputies, Parker had driven to Cross Lanes to see his daughter, who had been involved in a domestic dispute with her boyfriend, Alexander James Hall.
When Parker arrived at Carleton Court Apartments, his daughter was not present, but Hall was. A fight ensued between Parker and Hall, escalating to the point where Hall pulled out a gun and shot Parker twice. Tragically, Parker succumbed to his injuries and died. No charges have been filed yet, as the investigation is still ongoing.