W.Va. Teen Shooting Victim Buried in Virginia

February 6, 2011

A 17-year-old boy killed in a shootout at his West Virginia home has been buried in Tazewell.

Television station WVVA reports that Matthew Flack's funeral was held Saturday. Flack, a high school senior, died in a shootout at his family's home across the state border in Bluefield, W.Va.

Police say two men and another 17-year-old kicked in the door of the victim's home and exchanged gunfire with him. All three are in custody.

Two adults and a juvenile have been arrested in connection with the shooting.

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