BREAKING: Haywood County Shooting
At 10:22 Wednesday morning, Haywood County dispatch received a call in reference to shots fired at a Grindstone Road residence in Jonathan Valley. Deputies from the Haywood County Sheriff’s Office, as well as Maggie Valley and Waynesville police officers, responded.
Upon arrival, officers found 45-year-old Thomas Brennan in the yard at the residence suffering from a gunshot wound to the arm. He was treated on-scene by Emergency Medical Services and transported to Mission – St. Joseph’s hospital for evaluation and treatment.
In the course of the investigation, officers also discovered Brennan’s mother, 72-year-old Barbara Brennan, deceased from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The investigation is on-going at this time.