Arrest warrant issued for Circleville man in shooting



An arrest warrant has been issued for a Circleville man.

Anthony Cook is wanted by the Fairfield County Sheriff.

The Sheriff told the Guardian that Cook shot a man in the leg during a fight Sunday night near Lithopolis. The victim will be okay.

Cook is from Circleville and should be considered armed and dangerous.

The Scioto Valley Guardian is the #1 local news source for the Scioto Valley. The Guardian was previously two publications, Fayette Advocate (2012) and Chillicothe Guardian (2018), respectively. Their parent company merged the two publications in 2019 -- forming The Guardian -- and expanded the coverage area to include the entire Scioto Valley.