Body found after man is shot on the tracks
A homicide on Charleston's west side has police investigating. Investigators say 36-year old John Allen Rogers Jr. was found dead on the railroad tracks about 8 a.m. Saturday near the corner of Wyoming and Madison Streets, and had been shot multiple times. Someone reported hearing shots about 7 hours earlier, but police didn't find anything then. Daylight led to the body being discovered. Rogers may have previously lived in Rand but was currently staying in Charleston near relatives, according to police.