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VP Pence Meets With Families Of Marshall Co. HS Shooting Victims

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VERSAILLES, Ky. (LEX 18) — Vice President Mike Pence took time out during his visit to Kentucky on Wednesday to meet with the families of the Marshall County High School shooting victims.

Pence met with the family members of Bailey Holt and Preston Cope, the two 15-year-old sophomores gunned down Jan. 23.

A fellow classmate, 16-year-old Gabriel Ross Parker, has been charged as an adult in the case.

Pence was in town speaking at More Than a Bakery in an event touting President Donald Trump's economic policies.

An spokesperson for the vice president tells LEX 18 that Pence spoke with the slain teens' parents and younger siblings.

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