Shots Fired: Husband Mistakes Wife For Intruder, Opens Fire

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COVENTRY TOWNSHIP, OH (WOIO) -  A 61-year-old Summit County woman is recovering after she was shot in the arm by her husband.

It happened at the couple's Canvasback Circle home at 3:30AM on December 8th.

The victim was awoken by a noise coming from her grandchild's toy. She got out of bed to turn the toy off and was shot by her husband.

The 59-year-old saw her silhouette in a hallway and thought she was an intruder.

The woman was transported to Akron City Hospital - her condition is unknown.

No criminal charges have been filed and the investigation is ongoing.

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