UPDATE: Roscommon Co. Deputies Say Woman Dies After Accidental Shooting

The Roscommon County Sheriff’s Office says an elderly woman died Sunday afternoon after a reported accidental shooting.

Deputies say it happened before 2:00 p.m. Sunday afternoon in Markey Township.

When they arrived, deputies found a 76-year-old woman with one gunshot wound.

Efforts to save the woman’s life were unsuccessful, as she later died from her injuries in the hospital.

The victim’s name has not yet been released.

The sheriff’s department says the public is NOT in danger, and they do not believe this incident is related to the recent shooting in Houghton Lake.