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Fayetteville Man Arrested After Shooting Woman In Foot

FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — One man is arrested after shooting a woman at a Fayetteville apartment complex, according to police. The incident happened around 9:...
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FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — One man is arrested after shooting a woman at a Fayetteville apartment complex, according to police.

The incident happened around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 2) when officers responded to a call regarding three men fighting at the Fair Park Apartments on Althea Drive.

Police said 23-year-old Robert James was fighting with two other men, and to get the other men to back off he pulled out a fire arm and accidentally shot a round; hitting the woman’s foot.

James was arrested for domestic battery, public intoxication, obstruction of governmental operations and discharging a firearm, according to the jail’s website. He is being held at the Washington County Detention Center without bond and will face a Washington County judge Friday, December 4.