Homicide being investigated in Sparta
June 9, 2021
The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide that occurred at a Town of Sparta home.
At about 11:40 a.m. on Sunday, June 6, 2021, the Monroe County 911 Communication Center received a call about disturbance and were advised that there were 3 victims that had sustained injuries from an axe.
Upon arrival law enforcement encountered the suspect outside the home with a rifle. The suspect had suffered a self –inflicted gunshot wound prior to emergency personnel arriv...