Shots Fired During Argument Over Mother’s Residence. Family Member Arrested.

RALEIGH COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – A woman is in jail after shots are fired during an altercation between the woman and her brother.

According to a criminal complaint, Diana Newman, got into an argument with her brother about having access to their mother’s residence.  Newman fired several shots in the air.  As the victim was leaving, Newman shot at his car leaving a bullet hole in it.

Newman said that her brother barged into the home and she was trying to get him to leave.  She stated that once they got outside, she fired warning shots into the air, but wasn’t aware she shot the vehicle.

Newman is facing three counts of wanton endangerment. She is being held in the Southern Regional Jail.

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