Man charged with stabbing fiancee’s father

DAVIN, W.Va. — A Logan County man is in jail, charged with the murder of his fiancee’s father.

Joshua Gwinn
Joshua Gwinn

Joshua Gwinn, 29, reportedly called 911 for help Tuesday, telling them he had stabbed Roger Endicott.

Deputies arriving at the home on Yellow Bird Hill were flagged down by Gwinn, who police say again told them that he had stabbed Endicott. They also found his fiancee, Rachel Endicott, performing CPR on her father.

Roger Endicott, 49, died at the scene.

Police say the couple was at the residence to pick up some belongings, when the two men got into a fight. During the fight, Roger Endicott was stabbed multiple times.

Gwinn is now being held in the Southwestern Regional Jail on a charge of second-degree murder.

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