POMEROY, Ohio – On Sunday, October 7, at 11:23 p.m., the Meigs County Sheriff’s Office received a call from a residence on Pageville Road stating that gunshots were heard, and the caller advised he heard someone screaming.

At 11:49 p.m., a resident on Pageville Road, called in and stated that someone had been shooting at her residence. Deputies responded and on the way to the scene, Deputy Stacy located a white 1998 Chevy picked that had crashed about a half mile away from the residence and the driver had fled the scene. Deputy Stacy had the vehicle impounded for further investigation as ammunition was discovered inside the vehicle.

Shell casings were located on the roadway at the intersection of Pageville Road and Horner Hill Road. This case is still under investigation.