Guttenberg Man Dead in Rural Holy Cross Shooting

One person is dead following a shooting at a rural Holy Cross home.

It happened at 42029 Heiderscheit Road on Thursday afternoon shortly before 1:30 pm.

The Clayton County Sheriff’s Office says they responded to the home for a report of a gunshot victim. They say a preliminary investigation determined 51-year old Lawrence E. Turner of Guttenberg died in the home after being shot with a handgun.

The cause, manner and circumstances of Turner’s death is under investigation by the Sheriff’s Office and State Medical Examiner’s Office. No further details are being released at this time.