A hunter has been shot and killed in Ashtabula County on Monday.

The victim has been identified by the Ohio Division of Wildlife as 62-year-old Randy Lee Gozzard of St. Petersburg, FL. Gozzard was apparently hunting with three other people.

According to Ashtabula County Sheriff Bill Johnson, the incident happened in Monroe Township.

Monday marked the opening day of deer season in the state of Ohio

This is a developing story. Stay with WKYC.com for further information as it becomes available.