Lafayette woman faces charges after weekend shooting

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A Lafayette woman faces six charges following a shooting over the weekend.

Posted: Jan. 18, 2018 5:18 PM
Updated: Jan. 18, 2018 5:36 PM

TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — A Lafayette woman faces six charges following a shooting over the weekend.
The counts against 38-year-old April Foster include battery by means of a deadly weapon, domestic battery by means of a deadly weapon, battery resulting in serious bodily injury, domestic battery resulting in serious bodily injury, pointing a firearm and criminal recklessness.

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The shooting happened Saturday on Archway Drive.

Prosecutors say Foster and the victim argued, then she shot him in the leg.

According to court documents, she then went to a neighbor's house, waved the handgun around and said she shot the victim.

Prosecutors say she also told police she did it.

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