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Monday, November 19, 2012

Homicide in Forest County

A man is dead and his wife is in jail after she allegedly shot him during an argument at a camp in Forest County Saturday.

Police say 58-year-old Ruth Angert shot 68-year-old Larry Angert once in the head as they fought for control of the handgun she was brandishing.

Larry Angert died at the scene. His wife is being held on charges of criminal homicide and aggravated assault.

The couple lived in Butler.

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