KOKOMO, Ind. — A man is facing an attempted murder charge after a woman was shot in the head Tuesday in Kokomo, the Kokomo Police Department announced.
Scott Walker, age 50, was also charged with criminal recklessness in addition to attempted murder.
At about 12:45 p.m. Tuesday, police were called to the 500 block of East Gerhart Street by someone who reported an active shooter.
Upon arrival, officers were able to find and detain Walker.
Police said they also found a 42-year-old woman suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. She was conscious and talking, KPD noted.
The woman was taken to Ascension St. Vincent hospital in Kokomo before being flown to Indianapolis for further treatment. On Wednesday, police said she was listed in stable condition.
An investigation into the incident remains ongoing.
Anyone with information should call detective Cameron Cunningham at 765-456-7399, the KPD Hotline at 765-456-7017 or KPD at 765-457-1105.