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Woman arrested in midtown shooting

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Posted at 3:07 PM, Jan 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-17 12:29:23-05

TUCSON, Ariz. - Tucson police arrested a woman who was allegedly involved in the shooting that occurred around 2 p.m. near 15th Avenue and Glenn Street on Wednesday.

Police say 45-year-old Nikki LaShawn Phelps-Kemp faces charges including domestic violence, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and weapons misconduct.

Per Sergeant Pete Dugan, a man was shot and sustained life-threatening injuries during a domestic dispute and taken to the hospital for treatment. Phelps-Kemp allegedly shot her boyfriend.

TPD Detectives conducted an investigation after the shooting and confirmed it was a domestic violence incident.

If you witnessed the incident, please call 911 or, to submit information anonymously, call 88-CRIME.