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Reporting the news, or sensationalism? Thoughts on coverage of the Staunton murder-suicide

Reporters from several local news organizations were on the scene within minutes of police being called to Cherry Hill Drive in Staunton Wednesday night to investigate reports of a double shooting.

Police: Teen found dead Wednesday night had been shot in Augusta County

The investigation into an apparent murder-suicide reported Wednesday night in Staunton now moves into Augusta County. A joint statement from the Staunton Police Department and Augusta County Sheriff’s Office released Friday confirmed that it has been determined that the shooting death of Jasmine C. Hayslett, 19, occurred in the 2300 block of Stuarts Draft Highway in Augusta County.


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