Man arrested after girlfriend shot in the leg

1 year 7 months 2 weeks ago Friday, April 27 2018 Apr 27, 2018 Friday, April 27, 2018 10:15:00 AM CDT April 27, 2018 in News
By: Maggie Madro KOMU 8 Digital Producer
Shawn Sweezer

COLUMBIA - Columbia Police arrested a 31-year-old man Thursday night after he allegedly shot his girlfriend while on drugs.

Police arrived at the home on Clark Lane around 10 o'clock, where they found the victim with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to her leg. She was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Officers said Shawn Sweezer was under the influence of methamphetamine when he shot the victim. They arrested Sweezer on suspicion of domestic assault and being a felon with a gun, as well as two outstanding warrants. His cash only bond is set at $10,000.

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