News Sections
Audio
Orleans Shooting Investigation Continues
Updated May 5, 2013 1:03 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
 Print    Archive    RSS

(PAOLI, IN) - The investigation into the shooting death of an Orleans man continues.

According to Orange County Prosecutor Kelly Minton, police officials discussed the case Monday morning and states "the investigation is ongoing."

Police found 38-year-old Billy Joe Bledsoe dead of an apparent gunshot wound this past Wednesday morning.

Officers say they found two other men present at the residence.

A preliminary investigation reveals one of the two men shot Bledsoe in self-defense.

Bledsoe's mother, Edith Thacker, says there was an ongoing dispute between her son and one of the men who was at the home at the time of the shooting.



« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to comments@wbiw.com

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW


1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2014 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.   WBIW.com and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  About  |  Feedback