ROANE COUNTY, W.Va. — A West Virginia State Police trooper was struck by gunfire while responding to a call Wednesday.

The trooper was shot while responding to a call of suicidal threats at a home on Red Oak Drive in Walton.

The trooper’s injuries are non-life-threatening. First responders from Roane and Kanawha counties are responding to the scene.

Officers are still working with the person in question, who they said is barricaded inside the house.

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