Husband Accidentally Shoots Wife in Ankle

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Trempealeau County deputies say a woman is hurt after being accidentally shot by her husband.

It happened around 3:15 Sunday morning at a home in Ettrick.

According to the sheriff’s office, 27-year old Adam Hoff called 911 saying his wife, 25-year-old Shayli Hoff, needed an ambulance.

It was later revealed Shayli suffered a gunshot wound to her ankle.

A preliminary investigation shows Adam Hoff was “messing around” with a handgun when his wife was accidentally shot.

She was taken to the hospital.

Adam Hoff was arrested for being armed with a firearm while under the influence of an intoxicant and bail jumping.

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