UPDATE: Florence Woman Shot, Boyfriend Arrested
FLORENCE, Ala. (WHNT) – Florence Police are investigating a shooting at 409 1/2 Winona Street.
Officers say a 41-year-old woman was shot in the abdomen shortly before 11 a.m. Tuesday. She was flown to Huntsville Hospital for treatment. Police say she should recover.
Police say the woman was in a fight with her boyfriend when a handgun was brandished, and a struggle ensued over the gun.
Investigators say that’s when the woman was shot.
According to Florence Police, Berry Springer, 40, Florence, was arrested after being questioned and is charged with Domestic Violence 2nd.
Springer is currently being held at the Lauderdale County Detention Center.