Domestic Violence Shooting Arrest

The Enterprise Police Department is investigating a domestic violence related shooting that occurred on January 3, 2017 at 9:30 PM.  EPD Officers responded to a residence in the 100 Block of County Road 262 after Communication Operators received a 911 call stating that two individuals had been shot at a residence.  Responding Officers discovered a male in the front yard of the residence with a gunshot wound to the chest and a female inside the residence with a gunshot wound to the leg.  EPD Officers determined both individuals lived at the residence and that a verbal altercation between them preceded the shooting.  During the altercation, the female pulled a handgun and shot the male victim once in the chest.  The victim gained control of the handgun from the female and shot her in the leg.  Both individuals were transported by ambulance to hospitals for treatment.

EPD Detectives arrested and charged Mary J. Johnson, age59, of New Brockton, AL with Domestic Violence 1st.  Johnson was transported to the Coffee County Jail after arrest.  This is an active investigation and no further information will be released at this time.