A Sweetwater woman was shot in the leg by her husband on Monday evening, Jan. 16, 2012.
According to Sweetwater Chief of Police Jim Kelley, a call was received about shots fired on the 800 block of E. New Mexico Street in Sweetwater around 8:20 p.m. When police arrived, the victim was found down in the front lawn with a gunshot wound to her leg. Sweetwater emergency personnel made a landing zone and called a helicopter to transport the victim.
Arrested was the victim's husband, 52-year-old Terry Wayne Davison. He has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. "There was an indication the he fired several rounds from a 9 mm handgun. Today we are trying to determine what precipitated this event," he added.
The victim was flown to Hendrick Medical Center in stable condition.