Morning Shooting in Gadsden County

By: Deneige Broom Email
By: Deneige Broom Email

Gadsden County, FL - Gadsden County deputies are investigating an early morning shooting that sent one person to the hospital with severe injuries to his face.

The man was shot early this morning at a home on Miller Road in Gadsden County, that's near the Florida-Georgia state line.

A family member says the man is Joey Bess.
They also say that part of his face was blown off as a result of the gunshot. Bess was taken to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital and is still alive.

At this point we don't know if the wound was self-inflicted or if someone else shot him. However, family members do believe that he was the victim of a crime.

We have not heard back from the Gadsden County Sheriff's Office with any information about the incident.

WCTV does have a reporter on scene and will bring you the latest details here and tonight on Eyewitness News.


You must be logged in to post comments.

Username:
Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:
WCTV 1801 Halstead Blvd. Tallahassee, FL 32309
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 186798841 - wctv.tv/a?a=186798841
Gray Television, Inc.