EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSSHOOTING INVESTIGATION
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Son Shoots Father During Argument Before Turning Gun On Himself, Names Released
Reported by: Mamie Buoy
Web Producer: Mamie Buoy, Bethany Simmons
Also Contributing: Bethany Simmons
Reported: Feb. 4, 2012 10:27 AM EST
Updated: Feb. 6, 2012 10:51 AM EST
Chesapeake , Lawrence County , Ohio
We now know the names of the people involved in a deadly shooting in Lawrence County, Ohio late on Friday night.
According to a release from the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office, 20-year old Christopher Radulic and his father, 55-year old Joseph Radulic got into an argument at their home in the 8300 block of County Road 15 in Chesapeake, Ohio.
That's when Christopher began breaking windows out of that home, then went to a vehicle parked in the driveway, broke out another window and grabbed a 32 caliber handgun from inside.
Christopher then went back to the home and fired shots through the broken window. Two of those shots hit Joseph - one in the upper thigh and the other in the upper torso. Christopher then shot himself in the head.
Both men were taken to Cabell Huntington Hospital. Christopher Radulic was pronounced dead several hours later. Joseph Radulic is expected to be okay.
A son is dead and a father seriously hurt after a shooting in Ohio. It happened along County Road 15 in Chesapeake, Ohio late Friday night.
The wife and mother of the victims called police and said the two men had gotten into an argument when one of them grabbed the gun and began firing.
The dad was shot in the upper torso and thigh and is still in the hospital, the son was shot in the head and died after being taken to the hospital.
Their names have not been released, but more details are set to be released Monday.
Police are investigating a shooting in Lawrence County, Ohio.
It happened in the 8300 block of County Road 15 in Chesapeake around 11pm Friday.
Police say they got a call from a woman that her husband and son were arguing. That's when we're told the son was shot in the head and the father was shot twice in the torso and the legs.
The son died Saturday morning in the hospital.
His name has not been released at this time.
Stay tuned to Eyewitness News for the latest on this developing story.
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