Deadly Shooting in Nocona

Deadly Shooting in Nocona

NOCONA, TX (KAUZ) - The Montague County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly shooting that happened Sunday night.

Sheriff Paul Cunningham says deputies received a call about gunshots at 165 Walnut Road in Nocona just after 9:15 p.m. Sunday night. At the same time, Terry Richards contacted the Sheriff's Office and reported he had shot someone.

When deputies went to the scene, they found 49-year-old J.C. Brown. He had been shot. He was transported to Nocona General Hospital and pronounced dead.

Richards was arrested on an outstanding warrant from the Wise County Sheriff's Office. The Montague County Sheriff's Office was assisted by The Wise County Sheriff's Office Crime Scene Unit. Other charges are pending. The case will be forwarded to the Montague County District Attorney's Office for review.

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