Wednesday (September 20) at 8:31 am, Crawford County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were requested by the Crawford County Probation Department to check the area of Swabb Rd., north of Kessler Rd., for a male who was wanted on a warrant. Deputies arrived and found the wanted person’s vehicle in a corn field. Deputies reported hearing gunfire.
Additional assistance from local law enforcement was called to the scene. The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office aviation unit spotted a male lying on the ground with a self inflicted gun shot wound.
The 21 year old male is not being identified at this time. This matter remains under investigation.