Sheriff: Couple identified in attempted murder-suicide
ISABELLA COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- Law enforcement is digging for details after two people were shot in Isabella County Wednesday night.
Around 5 p.m. Wednesday night a man called 911 and reported he had shot his wife.
Dispatchers reported hearing another gunshot while on the phone with the man.
Isabella County Sheriff's Deputies were dispatched to a home South Brinton Road near West Jerseyville Road in Blanchard.
When deputies got to the home they found 66-year-old Janice Hatt alive with multiple gunshot wounds and 68-year-old Bradford Hatt dead from an apparent self-inflicted shot.
Janice was airlifted to a hospital in Grand Rapids and deputies said she's still in critical condition after a long surgery.
Law enforcement was on the scene until just before 3 a.m. Thursday.
Investigators are interviewing family and friends to get a better understanding of what led up to the shooting.
Investigators hope to speak to the victim in the coming days but it depends on her condition and recovery.