LISTEN: 911 Call Released In Perrysville Shooting

  • 3/24/2017 12:14:11 PM
  • Jay Jackman
  • Local News

PERRYSVILLE, OH - The Ashland County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that occurred this morning. The police department received the 911 call at 7:26 a.m. and was on scene within two minutes. 

The victim is Jeremy L. Johnson, a 35-year-old man. Elizabeth A. Sivey, Johnson's Mother-In-Law, shot Johnson through a steel door, according to the Ashland County Sheriff.

The shooting appears to be a domestic incident, according to Ashland County Chief Deputy, Carl Richert.

Authorities confirmed that Johnson was transported with life-threatening injuries by squad to Ohio Health Mansfield after being shot in the face, and is now being life-flighted to Columbus. 

The police have a female in custody in relation to the incident. 

When authorities arrived on the scene, the suspect and weapon were inside a residence located at 113 Cherry Alley in Perrysville. BCI has been called to the scene for evidence collection. 

Authorities are in the process of obtaining a search warrant for further investigation, and detectives are currently conducting interviews to gather further information. 

No charges have been filed yet as female is being interviewed.

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