Crime / Courts

Child shot in Minford

Scioto County Sheriff Marty V. Donini announced that his office received a 911 call on Thursday May 24, 2018 at 8:25 pm from a Warren Hill Road Minford Ohio residence stating that there had been a shooting.

Deputies and detectives responded to this location along with Minford Fire Department and EMS. Upon arrival a juvenile victim age 10 was located and treated for a single gunshot wound to the abdomen until being transported by air to Cabell County Hospital in Huntington, West Virginia and is currently listed in critical but stable condition.

Captain John W. Murphy stated during this investigation it has been determined that this shooting was an accidental shooting.

Anyone with information regarding this case can contact Detective Jodi Conkel  @ 740-351-1091 All calls will remain anonymous.