GRIMES COUNTY SHERIFF INVESTIGATING SHOOTING DEATH

  

The Grimes County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal shooting in the Todd Mission Community.  On Wednesday at 7:40 PM, Grimes County Deputies responded to a residence in the 12000 block of Mill Creek to the report of an individual being shot.  An elderly person reported that they had shot an intruder in their home, but then discovered that it was their caregiver.  The victim was located inside the residence with a single gunshot wound to the chest.  The victim has been identified at Samuel Gene Wilson, age 60 of Todd Mission.  He was pronounced dead at the scene by Grimes County J.P. John LeFlore.  An autopsy was ordered.  The reporting party is not being identified at this time due to the ongoing investigation.  The Texas Rangers are assisting with the investigation.