Police probe shooting in Veteran's Park
On Tuesday, Dec. 27, at 5 p.m., officers from the Wapakoneta Police Department agency responded to Veteran's Park, 700 S. Wagner St., in regard to a male threatening suicide.
According to a news release from Wapakoneta Police Chief Russel Hunlock, upon officers' arrival, a 53-year-old male from Wapakoneta was located in a vehicle.
The male exited his vehicle and officers discovered he had suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound to his stomach.
The subject, Scot A. Jones, was transported to Lima Memorial Hospital by Wapakoneta Fire/EMS. No one else was injured.
According to Hunlock, this incident remains under investigation.