A person involved in the fatal shooting of a hunter near Redgranite has been found. Gregory Welk of Mount Morris was shot just before sunset Monday while he hunted on his land. The 56-year-old was able to call 911 and gave investigators some information before he died at the hospital.
Sheriff Jeff Nett said Department of Natural Resources wardens have located an individual involved in the shooting, and investigators are not looking for anyone else. No additional information will be released until the sheriff’s department and DNR finish their investigations. The shooting has been considered an accident.