Police have charged a 27-year-old woman for wounding with intent and illegal possession of a firearm following an incident at premises in Oakland Apartment Complex in Kingston on Wednesday.

A release from the Corporate Communication Unit (CCU), the police information arm, stated that the woman identified as Vivia Martin shot her spouse during a dispute.

Reports are that Martin and her spouse had a heated argument and she used a licensed Sig Sauer 9mm pistol to shoot him in the leg.

A report was made and she was arrested and charged.

Police in a release said a court date for the woman is being finalised.


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