UPDATE: Man shot girlfriend during an altercation on Wildwood Avenue

UPDATE: Man shot girlfriend during an altercation on Wildwood Avenue

(WTVM) - On Saturday, August 26, emergency units responded to a shooting on Wildwood Avenue.

According to Columbus Police, a woman and her boyfriend were driving down Wildwood and got into a verbal altercation.

During the altercation, the boyfriend shot her twice and he got out the vehicle. She then drove herself to the hospital.

Police have arrested Nicholas Pearson on charges of aggravated assault and obstruction.

He was also charged with possession of a firearm as a convicted felon and possession of marijuana.

He is being held in Muscogee County Jail.

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