Woman arrested on suspicion of shooting daughter-in-law

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WEST PLAINS, Mo. (AP) _ A woman accused of shooting her daughter-in-law has been charged with first-degree assault and armed criminal action in West Plains.

The Springfield News-Leader reports 58-year-old Angaline Ryan was charged Wednesday. She was arrested Tuesday in connection to the shooting of Tammy Hathcock. Ryan and Hathcock are next-door neighbors.

According to court documents, Hathcock told officers she had been in her driveway April 13 when someone with a “covered face” showed up and started shooting.

Howell County sheriff’s investigator Justin Riley said the victim drove herself to a nearby school for help. Officers responded found Hathcock inside her vehicle in the school parking lot, bleeding heavily from multiple gunshot wounds. She was taken to a Springfield hospital for treatment.

Ryan is being held on a $250,000 bond. It is not immediately clear if she has an attorney.
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Information from: Springfield News-Leader