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1 in custody after shooting in Fremont

October 9, 2017 GMT

An Angola woman is in custody after an early morning shooting put a Fremont man in the hospital, the Steuben County sheriff’s department said.

Emergency crews responded to a call at 4375 East County Road 300 North in Fremont at 2:45 a.m., the sheriff’s department said in a statement.

Responders found Douglas Wayne Richter, 50, of Fremont, had been shot, the statement said. It said Richter was taken to a Fort Wayne hospital in serious but stable condition.

Heather Michelle Garr, 34, of Angola, was taken into custody at her home on Ivy Wood Court after an investigation, the statement said. It said she is being held without bond in the county jail on a preliminary charge of attempted murder.

The shooting remains under investigation.