SMITHFIELD, Ohio (WTRF) – A Jefferson County woman is dead, and her husband is a suspect in the homicide. 

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a homicide in the Smithfield/Dillionville area at 180 Township Road, 1308.

The victim is 57-year-old Tina Gamble; arrested was 37-year-old Joshua Gamble, her husband.

Jefferson County deputies received a 911 call around 10:00pm last night. 

Joshua Gamble is currently placed in the Jefferson County Jail where he is awaiting charges.  

Jefferson County Sheriff, Fred Abdalla Jr., says they are quite familiar with the Gamble residence. 

“We’ve been to that residence in the past for different disturbances, domestic issues. Our office is investigating a homicide that took place at 180 Township Road, 1308, Smithfield – The residence of Tina Gamble and Joshua Gamble. It’s currently still under investigation. When we wrap things up, we’re going to turn it over to the prosecutor’s office and Jane Hanlin will determine what charges.”

Sheriff Fred J. Abdalla Jr, Sheriff, Jefferson County

The Sheriff’s Department is continuing to investigate.

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