A Vandalia woman was found in her vehicle in rural Hookdale Saturday evening, the victim of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Bond County Coroner Tony Brooks reports that 20 year old Shianne R. Ambuehl, of Vandalia, was found behind the wheel of her vehicle Saturday, May 14 at 5:47 p.m. The vehicle had reportedly been parked in the location, on Raven Avenue at Sixth Avenue, for approximately 2.5 hours.
Ambuehl was pronounced dead at the scene at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. An Illinois State Police Crime Scene Investigator processed the scene and the Bond County Coroner’s Office and Bond County Sheriff’s Department continue to investigate the incident.
The Hohlt & File Funeral Home in Vandalia is in charge of arrangements for 20 year old Shianne R. Ambuehl.