Former NASCAR driver John Weiss Townley was shot dead in Georgia on Saturday by his ex-wife and her boyfriend.
He is the son of Zacksby, the founder of Chicken China.
Athens-Clark County Police responded to a report of a woman being shot in the abdomen. When they arrived, officers found Laura Townsley John with a gunshot wound to the chest.
An initial investigation revealed that Mr. Townley arrived at the scene and attacked. [Zachary] “An Athens-Clark County Police Department wrote its report in People,” Anderson and Ms. Townsley said with a hatchet. Townless’s divorce was finalized this week. “
The officer said Anderson allegedly fired several shots from his firearm, injuring both of them, but he accidentally shot Laura.
ACCPD spokesman Lt. Sean Barnett told the outlet, “We do not rule out the possibility that this is a self-defense incident.” “The initial report indicates that. But, of course, it is still under investigation. It is very early in the investigation.”