Police: Husband shoots wife in domestic dispute

GERMANTOWN, Ohio (WDTN) — A woman is in the hospital after Germantown Police say she was shot by her husband.

Mugshot of Thomas Shockey
Mugshot of Thomas Shockey

Police responded to a domestic dispute call at 88 Lindell Avenue around 6 a.m. Sunday.

Authorities say the couple got into an argument and then the husband shot his wife in the head and stomach.

Thomas Shockey, 70, has been booked into the Montgomery County Jail. According to jail records–Shockey faces two felonious assault charges, and an attempted murder charge.

His bail has been set at $1 million.

According to a 911 call–the wife went to call for help at a neighbor’s house.

She was taken to Kettering Hospital. Her condition is unknown.

Shockey will face a judge for an arraignment on Tuesday at 10 a.m.

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