Williams Co. Sheriff investigating Bryan shooting

BRYAN, OH (Toledo News Now) - The William's County Sherrif's Office is investigating a shooting in Montpelier.

Police received a call from the Community Hospital and Wellness center in Montpelier saying that a woman had been brought in with a gun shot wound to the lower back. Sheriff's deputies responded to the hospital, and discovered that the victim was shot accidentally.

Police say a male juvenile mishandled a loaded handgun, and shot the woman.

Donna Mercer, 69, of Montpeilier, was later taken by Life Flight to another hospital in Toledo where she is reported to be in stable condition.

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