Wife shoots husband in Fayetteville domestic incident
Posted March 17, 2014
Fayetteville, N.C. — A 34-year-old woman was arrested Monday evening for allegedly shooting her husband during a domestic incident.
Nichole Leon is charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury and assault in the presence of a minor. The couple’s child was inside the home during the shooting but was not injured.
The shooting occurred at the couple’s home on the 5500 block of Hedrick Drive at approximately 5 p.m. Leon’s husband was shot in his left hand and left shoulder, police said. He was transported to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center and was last listed in stable condition.
Leon remained at the Cumberland County Detention Center Monday night with no bond.
Investigators have not said what led to the shooting.