MCSO, BCI investigating suspicious shooting

MEIGS COUNTY — The Meigs County Sheriff’s Office, with the assistance of the Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI), is investigation a suspicious fatal shooting on Salem School Lot Road which occurred Sunday afternoon.

Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood told the Sentinel that his office received a call around 2:36 p.m. that a man had found his wife shot in a vehicle at their residence.

The Meigs County Coroner’s Office, as well as BCI were called in to assist with the investigation. BCI was not yet on scene as of 5:45 p.m. on Sunday evening.

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By Sarah Hawley

Sarah Hawley is the managing editor of The Daily Sentinel.