Deputies: Man Shot During Argument with Wife

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Richland County deputies say a man was shot by his wife in front of their teenage children during an argument Thursday afternoon.

The incident took place around 5:30 p.m. in the 10200 block of Two Notch road in the parking lot of the Sprint store according to deputies.

Officers say the two were arguing when the fight turned physical. During the struggle, officers say the woman shot the man in the upper body. The couple's teenage son and daughter were in the car at the time of the shooting according to Curtis WIlson with the Richland County sheriff's department.

The man was taken to Palmetto Health Richland for treatment.

The woman was taken in for questioning. No charges have been filed yet.


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