Hillsboro man faces attempted murder charges after shooting woman


LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. — A Hillsboro man was charged with attempted murder on Sunday after investigators say he shot a woman during an argument on October 18.

Deputies with the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office arrested and charged Norberto Morales Garcia, 46, of Hillsboro with attempted murder.

Investigators believe Garcia and the woman knew each other and that the shooting stemmed from an argument. They believe Garcia shot the victim and then shot himself.

Both of them were airlifted to the hospital and treated for their injuries.

Garcia was being held in the Lawrence County Jail.

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