Date: May 30, 2013
The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a shooting that occurred this morning in Springfield Township, in Gallia County at approximately 9:25 a.m. Deputies and paramedics were dispatched to 9746 Bulaville Road where the victim Carl Myers. 51, was located. It was quickly determined that the actual shooting occurred at 1863 Prospect Church Road which is located diagonally across from the Bulaville Road address. The investigation revealed that Mr. Myers had been in a physical altercation with his Wife, Waneta Myers, 50, at the Prospect Church Road location. During this time Sophia Chattin, 28, Huntington, West Virginia, who was at the Prospect Church Road address shot Mr. Myers in the thigh. Sophia is the daughter of the Myers’.
Mr. Myer’s was transported to Holzer Medical Center and then transferred by Med-Flight.
Waneta Myers was charged with two counts of Domestic Violence.
Sophia Chattin was charged with Felonious Assault.
Both are currently incarcerated.