One Person Died In An Officer-Involved Shooting In Wheeling

An incident in Wheeling Thursday night resulted in the death of one person.  During the evening, Livingston County Sheriff’s Office deputies had a vehicle stop and investigation in Wheeling and reportedly experienced problems with the adult male driver.  During the incident, a deputy sheriff shot the individual who was later pronounced dead at Hedrick Medical Center.

Cox says a deputy was also treated at and later released from Hedrick Medical Center.

Cox says the deputy involved is on administrative leave.

Cox says his department had several deputies on the scene and they were assisted by Chillicothe Police Officers and the Highway Patrol.  Details of the incident remain under investigation.

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