WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE – One man is dead in Fayette County this morning after an altercation may have led to the shooting
According to police who confirmed the report, around 1 am this morning (June 24, 2021) Washington Court House police department was called to the scene of a shooting at the intersection of East Temple and Delaware street, in the middle of the city.
When police arrived on the scene they found one man shot in the chest face down in the middle of the street, deceased. The man identified as Robert Lee Gould II, 45 was said to be involved in an altercation before the shooting but it is still under investigation at this time.
The suspect in the shooting is in custody and no one else is in danger according to the local police, but because it is an active investigation his name has not been released yet.