Woman Arrested for Shooting Her Husband in Crescent City
At approximately 8:45 p.m. yesterday, the Crescent City Police were asked to respond to a domestic argument. The woman had called 911 from the 100 block of West 4th Street and reported that “her husband attacked her [and] punched her in the face,” according to the Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office’s call log. Then the connection was broken.
A short time later, an officer speaking over the scanner from the scene reported, “Male subject laying in a pool of blood.” Later, he stated that the man was shot in the legs, “a couple times in both… .”
Two gunshot residue kits were requested.
Child Protective Services was called for two 7-year-old males who were at the residence at the time of the shooting.
On Tasha Dione Henderson, age 46, was arrested on charges of attempted murder, assault with a firearm, and inflicting corporal injury on a spouse. Her bail is set at $250,000.
Please remember that information gathered from initial reports is subject to revision as more facts become available.