Posted on February 17, 2014 at 8:20 PM
Tuesday, Feb 18 at 1:27 PM
2/18 UPDATE: 27-year-old Tiffany Shepherd has been charged with malicious wounding, possession of a firearm in commission of a felony, discharging a firearm in an occupied building and two counts of reckless care for a child.
Police say her two children, ages one and ten, were home at the time of the shooting; they're now with a family member.
CHESAPEAKE -- A man was shot outside a Chesapeake apartment complex during a domestic dispute Monday night.
Police say he was shot by a woman in the 3100 block of Border Road just after 6 p.m. Monday.
He was taken to the hospital for treatment of a gunshot to the arm.
According to Chesapeake police spokesperson Officer Leo Kosinski, she got home to her apartment and found the man, her child's father, inside. A fight ensued and she fired one shot, Kosinski said.
Charges are pending and investigators are trying to determine whether she fired in self-defense.