Crime & Courts

Authorities investigating Oakwood Hills domestic incident where woman was allegedly shot in the arm

OAKWOOD HILLS – Authorities are investigating a domestic incident that occurred overnight Saturday which resulted in a woman allegedly being shot in the arm.

Members of the Oakwood Hills Police Department and McHenry County Sheriff’s Office responded about 1:32 a.m. to the 5500 block of Greenview Road for the report of a person who was shot, Oakwood Hills Police Chief Valiza Nash said.

Preliminary investigations found that there was an alleged domestic dispute between a male and female involving alcohol and at least one shot was fired, Nash said.

The female involved was shot in one arm and was transported to Northern Illinois Medical Center in McHenry.

She was later taken to Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge in critical but stable condition, she said.

Two guns were removed from the home and police had not previously responded to the residence for domestic incidents before this, she said.

Nash said the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office is reviewing the incident and charges are pending. No one is in custody at this time.

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