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Warner Robins woman shoots brother to stop him from beating her husband, police say

On Friday, the Warner Robins Police Department responded to a shots fired/person shot call during a family domestic issue.

A Warner Robins woman told police she shot her brother Friday who had been striking her husband in the head with a pipe and failed to stop.

Once the scene was cleared, the male suspect, 62, was stabilized and transported to Navicent-Atrium for treatment.

The caller’s husband, 68, was stabilized and transported to Houston Healthcare-Watson Campus.

Because the case is being investigated as a domestic violence matter, names of those involved are currently being withheld.

The Warner Robins Police Department is actively investigating the incident.

Anyone with information relating to the case is asked to call Detective K. Thompson at 478-302-5380 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers.