LYNCHBURG, Tenn., June 12 (UPI) -- Country music artist Randy Howard was killed during a shootout with a bounty hunter at his home in Lynchburg, Tenn.
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation told Fox News it is still investigating Tuesday night's incident, which left the 65-year-old musician dead.
Entertainment Weekly quoted the TBI as saying Howard allegedly fired a weapon at the bounty hunter, who then shot and killed Howard.
The bounty hunter was wounded as he attempted to detain Howard for fourth-offense driving under the influence, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a firearm while intoxicated and driving on a revoked license, EW said.
The identity of the bounty hunter and the nature of his injuries were not immediately reported.