NITRO, W.Va. — A warrant has been put out for the arrest of a Nitro man wanted for first degree murder.

According to Kanawha County Sheriff’s office, Douglas “Fatty” Kidd, III, 33, is wanted following the investigation into the shooting death of James Morris on Monday night.

Douglas “Fatty” Kidd III

On Wednesday, authorities say James Tyler Garnes was taken into custody in Putnam County for accessory after the fact to murder in the same case.

Anyone with information on Kidd’s whereabouts or with more information on the crime is asked to call the Kanawha County Sheriff’s office at 304-357-0169, email them at, or submit a tip at their website,