Man arrested after reporting shooting

Posted: Sunday, January 03, 2010

NEWPORT, Ore. - Authorities in Newport say a 60-year-old man was taken into custody after he called 911 from the county jail's parking lot to report he had shot his wife.

The Lincoln County sheriff's office said 86-year-old Chancey Ann Gopshes was found dead in the couple's home of a gunshot wound to the head.

Officers said Daniel Anthony Gopshes was armed and sitting in his vehicle early Friday when officers arrested him.

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