Mercer County man arrested after shooting a woman in the foot

WYOMING COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – One man is facing charges after he shot a woman in the foot.

Wyoming Deputies responded to the Covel Bottom area around 2:30 am, after Brandon Lambert of Mercer County allegedly shot a woman in the foot.

Lambert was taken into custody after short standoff with deputies.

He is charged with malicious assault, felon in possession of a firearm, 2 counts of destruction of property, and obstructing.

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