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Tuscarawas County Sheriff’s Office investigating a fatal shooting

Updated: Thursday, March 6 2014, 04:20 PM EST

TUSCARAWAS COUNTY, Ohio -- The Tuscarawas County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting.

According to officials, the investigation began around 1:30 p.m. on Thursday afternoon.

Officials say one man is dead and another was critically injured in what appeared to be a murder-suicide attempt.

The fatal shooting allegedly happened along Seibert Hill Rd., in the New Philadelphia area.

Officials tell NEWS9 that the shooter was later flown to an area hospital from a different location after he suffered what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Right now no other details are available.

Investigators are still on the scene.

 

Tuscarawas County Sheriff’s Office investigating a fatal shooting


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