Defiance police have arrested a woman in connection with a shooting that happened on Tuesday.
44 year old Pauletta Salinas of Defiance is now charged with felonious assault and is being held at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio. Her initial appearance in Defiance Municipal Court is set for tomorrow morning
Salinas is charged with shooting 45 year old Vincent J. Salinas, who was taken by air ambulance to Toledo Hospital with a gunshot wound to the “chest area on Tuesday, after first being taken to ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital.
According to the police report, the shooting happened Tuesday afternoon just before 4:30.
The two were in divorce proceedings.
Defiance Police along with the Defiance County Sheriff’s Office, are continuing to investigate.