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United States

9 October 1999

Associated Press

ELKINS, West Virginia — The hunt is over for a West Virginia man charged with killing a former co-worker, possibly over a Beanie Baby debt. State Police say Jeffrey White threw down his gun and surrendered Friday after police surrounded a house near the town of Elkins. White had tried to negotiate his surrender during several phone calls. Police had been looking for White since Wednesday, when the body of Harry Simmons was found in a lumber store in Elkins where the... (

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