Charges not filed in shooting case

Staff Report

January 10, 2014

POMEROY — Charges have not been filed in the Wednesday morning shooting that occurred on Briar Ridge Road in Langsville.

Meigs County Sheriff Keith Wood reports that while the case remains under investigation, Robert Burns, 69, was released from custody on Wednesday evening.

Sheriff Wood advises that he has been in contact with Meigs County Prosecuting Attorney Colleen Williams, and this case will be presented to a grand jury for their consideration.

William Cleveland, 49, remains in St. Marys Hospital and is listed in stable condition.