BEAUMONT - A Beaumont woman is in jail after allegedly shooting the father of her child Monday morning at a Beaumont residence.
Sherecole Wilridge, 32, was arrested and charged with aggravated assault-family violence according to a release from the Beaumont Police Department.
Police were called to a home in the 1200 block of Rainer for a reported disturbance and upon arrival found that an altercation had taken place between Wilridge and the father of her child.
During the altercation Wilridge got a handgun and shot the victim police said.
The victim, who suffered a non-life threatening injury, was transported to a local hospital.
After detectives interviewed witnesses Wilridge was arrested and transported to the Jefferson County Correctional Center.
Her bond has not yet been set according to jailers.
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