Jackson County shooting leaves 1 man dead

Jackson County shooting leaves 1 man dead

A shooting in Jackson County early Sunday morning left one man dead.

The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office dispatch received a 911 call at 1:21 a.m. Sunday morning from a man saying he had shot someone. It happened at N2675 Arrow Road in the Town of Knapp.

When deputies and EMS arrived at the scene in the Town of Knapp the gunshot victim, 55-year-old Randall H. Perry of Warrens, was declared dead.

The 911 caller, 27-year-old Michael O. Nelson from Altoona, told authorities he shot Perry. Nelson has been taken into custody and being held on the charge of 1 st degree intentional homicide.

Authorities said Nelson was visiting Perry’s residence.

The shooting is still under investigation by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office.