OAKWOOD – Today, deputies arrested Charles W. Brown, age 32, from Oakwood, in regards to the shooting incident that occurred in Oakwood in the early morning hours of Sept. 6, 2021. Brown is initially charged with felonious assault, a second-degree felony, and using weapons while intoxicated, a first-degree misdemeanor.

He is currently being held in the Paulding County Jail with no bond. Brown will be arraigned in the Paulding County Municipal Court via Video Arraignment tomorrow, September 8, at 9 a.m.

The victim of the shooting, 37-year-old Dustin A. Dobbelaere of Defiance remains in Parkview Hospital. His condition is unknown.

This investigation is ongoing.