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Woman shot in face during argument with boyfriend, Baytown police say

Police said the shooting happened about 7:40 p.m. at a home in the 10000 block of Devinwood Drive. The boyfriend was taken into custody.

BAYTOWN, Texas — A woman was shot in the face during an argument with her boyfriend Monday, according to Baytown investigators.

Officers received calls about 7:40 p.m. about a woman who had been shot in the 10000 block of Devinwood Drive.

Police said the woman, who is a 39-year-old Pearland resident went to the home and her 40-year-old boyfriend confronted her in the driveway. While they were arguing, police said he pulled out a gun and shot her the face.

The victim was airlifted to Memorial Hermann in critical condition when first responders arrived.

The boyfriend was taken into custody, although it's unclear if he has been charged with a crime.

Police said they're working to discover new details including talking to witnesses and compiling surveillance video from neighbors.

At last report, the victim was in surgery.


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