Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
Unanswered Questions In Jackson Double Shooting May Remain
The police chief in a southern Ohio town says there might never be an explanation for why a 12-year-old boy shot his 9-year-old half brother and then himself.
Jackson Chief Carl Eisnaugle says that it’s not clear whether the first shooting was accidental. And he says it will be extremely hard to determine.
The Jackson County coroner has said each boy had a gunshot wound to the head.
Police say they lived at their grandparents’ home, where the shootings occurred Wednesday in an upstairs bedroom. Authorities say the grandparents were away at the time, and that they don’t believe anyone else was involved in the shootings. A .44-caliber handgun was recovered at the scene.
The boys were identified as 12-year-old Austin Wiseman and 9-year-old Blake Campbell.