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UPDATE: Monroe murder suspect given home confinement

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UPDATE: 10/23/2017 @ 9:00 a.m.:

MONROE COUNTY, W. Va. (WVNS)--  A Monroe County man who is accused of murdering a woman in out of jail and on home confinement.  

According to the Monroe County Circuit Court, Michael White is out on a $10,000 bond with the condition of home confinement. 

White is accused of killing Leslie Ann McFall on October 9, 2017.  

UPDATE: 10/17/2017 @ 11:00 a.m.: 

MONROE COUNTY, W. Va. (WVNS)-- The Monroe County man accused of murder waived the time limit for his preliminary hearing in magistrate court Tuesday morning.

Michael White is charged with murder and possession of a deadly weapon. West Virginia State Police tell 59News they responded to a home on Jones Mountain Road near Moncove Lake around on October 9, 2017. They found Leslie McFall dead from a gunshot wound to the stomach.

Troopers said White and Mcfall fought over a gun when she was shot. 

White's case has been sent to circuit court. 

UPDATE: 10/10/2017 @  10:00 a.m.

MONROE COUNTY, W. Va. (WVNS)-- West Virginia State Troopers have released the name of the woman killed in a Monroe County murder case.

Leslie Ann McFall was shot and killed Sunday night on Jones Mountain Road near Moncove Lake around 9:30 p.m.

Troopers said McFall and Michael White got into a fight and there was a struggle over a gun when McFall was shot. According to a criminal complaint, McFall was shot in the stomach.

McFall's body has been taken to the state medical examiner's office for an autopsy.

Troopers arrested Michael White and charged him with murder and possession of a deadly weapon. White was convicted of domestic assault in March 1999, which prohibits him from possessing any firearms.

ORIGINAL: 10/9/2017

MONROE COUNTY, W. Va. (WVNS) -- A Monroe County man has been arrested and is charged with murder after troopers responded to a domestic call late Sunday night. 

West Virginia State Police tell 59News they responded to a home on Jones Mountain Road near Moncove Lake around 9:30 p.m. Troopers said there was a fight and struggle over a gun when one person was shot and killed. The victim's name is not being released at this time. 

Troopers arrested Michael White and charged him with murder and possession of a deadly weapon. 

White is being held in the Southern Regional Jail.  No bond has been set at this time. 

The Monroe County Sheriff's Office also responded and is assisting in the investigation. 

Keep clicking 59 News and WeAreWVproud.com for the latest information on this developing story. 

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