Baxter Co. woman died from "self inflicted gunshot wound"

(KATV,Source: Baxter County Sheriff's Office) Kathleen J. Wedge, 53, has died as the result of aself-inflicted gunshot wound. On Sunday, October 20th, atapproximately 2:13 p.m., deputies responded to 2575 CR 15 north of Midway inresponse to a call from a man stating he had found his wife inside one oftheir vehicles on their property with a gunshot wound when he returnedhome.

Deputiesresponded and found Kathleen Wedge inthe car. They recovered a Charter Arms .38 caliber revolver at thatlocation.

Wedge was seriouslyinjured. She was transported by ambulance to Baxter Regional MedicalCenter. She was later air lifted to Cox South in Springfield,Missouri.

Monday, theSheriff's Office was notified that Wedge succumbed to the wound and passedaway.

There was noindication of foul play. The Midway Volunteer Fire Department firstresponders assisted at the scene.