56. Woman Shot Next to Her Christmas Tree

A woman decorating her Christmas tree Monday was in her left arm when a bullet went her living room window. Police said the incident about 5:00 p.m. A .22 caliber shell casing found across the street from the victim's home. did not find a weapon in the vicinity.
. Wilma Johnson was treated at a local hospital allowed to go home. A hospital spokesman said should recover nicely. She is in her late , divorced, and living with Bob, the older of two adult sons. Bob wasn’t home at the of the shooting.
Police will patrol the area frequently as a result of this shooting. They 't know if the shooting was intentional or accidental. are asking the public to help if they anything. They interviewed the neighbors. One neighbor said heard a gunshot, but in this neighborhood, he , he was used to hearing gunshots.
The police questioned Mrs. Johnson’s ex-husband, Joe, who lives three away. Joe said if he was going to at his ex-wife, he’d make sure he shot in her butt. “That’s a target you could from a mile away,” he laughed. Despite such , the police spokesperson said Joe is not a at this time.