Father of Franklin Furnace shooting victim shares his grief

FRANKILIN FURNACE, Ohio (WSAZ) – On a dreary Thursday afternoon, Bobby Cremeans was hunting at previous photographs of his son. He explained they were all he experienced remaining. His son Charles “Chucky” Cremeans died early Saturday morning at the Franklin Furnace of a gunshot wound.

“It’s like it really is not even in the entire world or something. I you should not know how you would reveal it. “Cremeaner explained.

He clings to old pictures for a sense of normalcy when pondering the very good instances he had with his son. He pinned a photograph of Chucky who was working on his auto decades in the past. At the time, Chucky was a younger boy with a desire of proudly owning his personal store – a aspiration that arrived correct not long back when he opened Chuck’s Car Restore Store in Ironton.

“It stunned me,” stated Cremeans. “He called and explained, ‘Dad, I’m ultimately where I desired!’ and he confirmed me the big indication and I claimed: ‘Well, ultimately you’re up!’ ”

Right after a existence that is as well short, Bobby wants to know how it came about and who could be accountable for it.

“Who pulled the induce? I signify, I know anyone had to do it, ”said Cremeans.

As Bobby prepares to bury his son, he asks the local community to permit the investigation go prior to speculating about what could have occurred.

Law enforcement arrested Tracie Darby on charges of obstructing formal company and tampering with evidence. She is at this time currently being detained in the Scioto County Jail devoid of bonds.

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