California man shoots wife after mistaking her for intruder, police say

Posted at 9:06 AM, Sep 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-03 11:06:59-04

By Kristina Bravo, (KTLA)

San Gabriel, CA  — A man shot his wife after mistaking her for an intruder in San Gabriel, authorities said Monday.

The woman was in stable condition after sustaining a gunshot wound to the arm, Sgt. Curt Messerschmidt with the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department told KTLA.

Officers were called to the scene at around 2:25 a.m., Messerschmidt said.

Footage from the area of Walnut Grove Avenue and Las Tunas Drive showed deputies and fire officials responding to the scene.

Officials provided no further information.

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