Alabama, USA - A 71-year-old female in Tuscaloosa, Alabama allegedly shot a man during a poker home game. Her reason: she believed that the man she shot had stolen her money at an earlier poker game in her house.
According to the police report, on 6:30 a.m. of April 20, 2016 (Wednesday), Ethal Barron, age 71, has been charged with robbery and attempted murder for inflicting a gunshot wound to her elderly opponent's leg. The 70-year-old male victim was immediately taken to the hospital for treatment.
The incident occurred at the victim's apartment. Police said that Barron accused the elderly man of stealing her money at a previous poker game that was held in her house.
After Barron shot the man in the leg, she grabbed his money and left the premises, the police said. Currently, she is being held on a $60,000 bail in the Tuscaloosa County Jail.