Salem Police have released a recording of Franklin County Sheriff Ewell Hunt’s telephone call to them on Memorial Day. In it, the sheriff never indicates there may be potential emergency. More from News/Talk 960’s Evan Jones.[audio:https://wfirnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/06-02-Hunt-Call-Wrap1-WEB.mp3|titles=06-02 Hunt Call Wrap1-WEB]
Salem Police say a supervisor did call back about 13 minutes later, just about the time Jennifer Agee was gunned down in Roanoke.
Here is the recording of the entire telephone call as released by Salem Police. The portion where Sheriff Hunt gives his telephone number is replaced with an audio tone.[audio:https://wfirnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/06/EwellHuntCall_53011-WEB.mp3|titles=EwellHuntCall_53011-WEB]