Former OSU star charged in road rage shooting - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

Former OSU star charged in road rage shooting

Former OSU star charged in road rage shooting Former OSU star charged in road rage shooting

Columbus (WOIO) - Former Ohio State defensive lineman Jim Stillwagon was charged with felonious assault after allegedly shooting a man in the head after a road rage incident Sunday afternoon.

Stillwagon is accused of shooting at another driver and hitting him in the head with a handgun causing it to go off with the bullet grazing the man's head.

The former Buckeye star and College Football Hall Of Famer had bond set at $350,000 during a hearing in Delaware, Ohio, just north of Columbus.

Stillwagon, who was driving a motorcycle and the other driver might have started when one driver cut the other off.  Stillwagon then shot at the driver and followed him to a parking lot where he confronted the truck driver.  The whole incident lasted approximately 14 miles.

Stillwagon played under Woody Hayes from 1968-70 and won the Outland and Lombardi awards as the nation's best lineman in the country.

A preliminary hearing in his assault case is scheduled for Oct. 10.

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