Pictured is what is believed to be the suspect vehicle traveling northbound passing by Pixelle. The vehicle is the closest one in the photograph. (Photo courtesy of the Ross County Sheriff’s Office)
Pictured is what is believed to be the suspect vehicle traveling northbound passing by Pixelle. The vehicle is the closest one in the photograph. (Photo courtesy of the Ross County Sheriff’s Office)
At approximately 10:39 a.m. Monday morning, the Ross County sheriff’s office received a 911 call that a female traveling on South Bridge Street just south of Cooks Hill Road in Chillicothe had been shot in her vehicle.

Deputies arrived and found the 62-year-old female victim had been shot while driving on South Bridge Street.



The suspect was reported to be a younger black male driving a dark-colored four-door compact vehicle.

The victim was alert and talking with deputies. She was transported to Adena Regional Medical Center and then on to a Columbus hospital.

The investigation is ongoing, and no further details are available at this time.

Anyone who was in the area of South Bridge Street between Eighth Street and Three Locks Road Monday morning around 10:30 a.m. and may have any information is asked to call the Ross County sheriff’s office at 740-773-1185.