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Shooter Found Dead In Newaygo County Home After Killing Wife And Son

WZZM 13

Update: Charles Mark Hoover has been found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound in his Newaygo County home after killing his wife and son.  Police are currently investigating what might have caused shootings.


Police have confirmed that two people have been killed in a shooting in Newaygo County. Police are currently searching for Charles Mark Hoover (pictured above.) He is approximately 60 years old and is 5’10″ – 6′ tall.

According to our media partners at WZZM 13, the manhunt is taking place in the area of 17 Mile Road, east of M-37. Police are calling for Hoover to surrender over a loud speaker.

If you have any information that can lead to his arrest, please contact Newaygo County Sheriff’s Office at 231-689-7303 or contact the Michigan State Police.  Anyone who sees him should call 911 immediately.

[Source: WZZM 13]

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