No Charges In Hillsdale Shooting Death

(WLNS) – There will be no charges in connection with a shooting death in Ransom Township last month.

Authorities say sheriff’s deputies found James Momenee’s body early February 13th after responding to a domestic violence call at a home on the 10000 block of Tripp Road. According to investigators, 65-year-old Edward Michael shot and killed Momenee with a rifle. The investigation found that Michael was breaking up a fight between Momenee and Angela Momenee, his wife and Michael’s daughter.

The Hillsdale County Prosecutor explained that Michael was acting in defense of his daughter and his actions were justified. The prosecutor added that there was James Momenee had a history of violence and Michael had reason to fear for his daughter’s safety.

We welcome thoughts and comments from our viewers. We ask that everyone keep their remarks civil and respectful. Postings that contain profanity, racist, or potentially libelous remarks will be deleted. We will delete any commercial postings, as well.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s