MONTGOMERY CO., AL (WSFA) - A woman has been charged with assault after a shooting Wednesday evening on Wares Ferry Road, according to Montgomery County Sheriff's deputies.
Captain Gayle Atchison confirmed Jessica Diane Smith was charged with first-degree domestic violence assault after allegedly shooting a man. Court document indicated a shotgun was fired, hitting the unnamed victim in the neck and shoulder area.
The victim was initially taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries but has since been upgraded to non-life-threatening condition.
The shooting happened in the area of Mister Drive, located off Wares Ferry Road.
Smith is being held on a $20,000 bond at the Montgomery County Detention Facility.
A motive for the shooting has not been released.