GALLIPOLIS, Ohio – The suspect name and further details have been released by the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office concerning a shooting that happened yesterday on Clay Lick Road.
According to Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin, one suspect is in custody and has been charged with Felonious Assault.
“Roger W. Waugh, 55, of Patriot, Ohio was taken into custody at the scene. The investigation has led us to believe that this incident precipitated from a landlord tenant dispute. Investigators and Ohio B.C.I. were on scene until the early hour’s morning today processing the scene and conducting interviews of witnesses. We can also report that the victim of the shooting has been released from the hospital and has been in contact with investigators,” said Sheriff Champlin.
The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office had been investigating a shooting, according to Sheriff Matt Champlin, which occurred in the 100 Block of Clay Lick Road in Harrison Township.
Prosecutor Jason Holdren also responded to the scene and is evaluating the evidence with Deputies in regards to charges being filed.