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Police name Lee Co. woman injured in deadly TN shooting

KINGSPORT, TN (WALB) -

Police say a woman injured in a deadly shooting is from Lee County.

Officers reported that 23-year-old Amber CheRee Purifoy was injured in the shooting. She was taken to a hospital and listed in critical condition.

A second victim, 18-year-old Dylan W. Ferguson of Kingsport, TN was killed.

According to a report, the shooting happened in a unit at Allandale Falls Apartments in Kingsport on Friday, where Ferguson lived.

The shooter, identified as Marvin McClore, also died. Detectives said he shot himself.

According to WCYB-TV, McClore took his own life early Saturday morning at a Holiday Inn in Johnson City as officers arrived to take him into custody.

Officials later revealed that Purifoy and Ferguson are step-siblings.

Kingsport Police didn't release a motive Monday morning, but said the shooting was not a random act of violence.

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