Authorities in Lincoln County are investigating a Sunday night shooting death in Libby.
According to a release issued this morning from Lincoln County Sheriff Roby Bowe, the county dispatch received a 911 call at about 7:30 p.m. Sunday.
The caller reported that a Libby man, Dean Leckrone, 69, been shot in the head. Libby police and Lincoln County sheriff’s deputies responded to the home in Libby. Leckrone died at the scene.
Undersheriff Brandon Huff said no new information will be released until an autopsy is completed.
The incident remains under investigation.