ROLLAND TOWNSHIP, MI – The Isabella County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to a residence on South Britton Road after a man called 911 and stated that he had shot his wife. As dispatchers were talking to the man they heard a gunshot on the telephone and then they lost the caller.
Deputies and Stater Troopers arrived at the scene and secured the perimeter. The multi emergency services unit in Isabella County was also requested. Deputies attempted to contact anyone in the residence via loud speakers but were unable to.
Two members from the emergency services unit and two State Troopers were able to approach the residence and observe a 68-year-old man on the floor and a weapon near him. They entered the residence and located a 66-year-old woman who was conscious but had been shot multiple times.
Mobile Medical Response and Millbrook Rolland Fire Rescue had been staged in the area and were requested to the residence. They removed the patient and met Aero Med which had landed a short distance away, she was airlifted to a Grand Rapids hospital, her condition is unknown.
The names of the victim’s has not yet been released.
The investigation is still underway.
The Isabella County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Isabella County Central Dispatch, Mobile Medical Response, Millbrook Rolland Twp Fire Department, Michigan Sate Police/Crime Lab, Areo Med and the Isabella County Road Commission.