Correctional officer Ronald Mielcarek shot and injured wife:
On December 03, 2003, Buena Vista State Corrections Officer Ronald Mielcarek shot and wounded his wife. Mielcarek was charged with assault with intent to commit murder and possessing a firearm while committing a felony. He was convicted of assault with intent to commit murder.
In September 2005, Mielcarek filed an appeal on the felony gun conviction. His conviction was affirmed in April 2007.