Hunter found dead by family member

Hunter found dead by family member
A man died in what Indiana Conservation officers are calling an apparent hunting accident. (Source: Pixabay)

BARTHOLOMEW COUNTY, Ind. (WAVE) – A man died in what Indiana Conservation officers are calling an apparent hunting accident.

Officers were called to the 9200 block of South State Road 58 around 9 a.m. Sunday after a hunter, identified as John Walker, 54, of Columbus, was found unresponsive by a family member.

Walker had a gunshot wound that investigators said appeared to be from an accidental discharge of his gun.

An autopsy is being performed to confirm Walker’s cause of death.

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