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Woman who allegedly shot boyfriend at Oakland apartment charged

Published:Wednesday | March 25, 2020 | 9:40 AM

Vivia Martin, 27, otherwise called ‘Gilly’, of Oakland Apartment Complex Kingston 8, has been charged in relation to an incident at her home on Wednesday, March 4 in which she allegedly shot her spouse.

She has been charged with wounding with intent and illegal possession of firearm.

The police report that Martin and her spouse had a dispute and she allegedly used her licensed Sig Sauer 9mm pistol to shoot him in the leg.

She was arrested and later charged.

Her court date is being finalised.

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