RICHLAND COUNTY, OH (WOIO) - Richland County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a 911 call regarding a shooting at Crestwood Care Center in Shelby.
Shelby police, fire and EMS found an elderly woman in her room, dead from a gunshot wound. Also in the room, her husband was found in a reclining chair suffering from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The husband was immediately taken by Life Flight to a Columbus hospital.
The couple was found by a nurse's aide making routine rounds.
Preliminary reports state that this was a homicide and attempted suicide.
The couple has not yet been identified.