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Posted: April 5, 2013 at 4:51 a.m.

Melvin Maynard, whose 37-year-old son, Tennis Melvin Maynard, is suspected of killing a West Virginia sheriff as the man ate lunch in his car, said his son was mentally disturbed and likely did not target Mingo County Sheriff Eugene Crum, adding: “He would have probably shot anybody, the first one he come to, you know what I’m saying?”

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