Crime

Woman charged with assault after shooting man on North Tyler Court

Dasia Bridges
Dasia Bridges

A Columbus woman is accused of shooting a man in the leg at North Tyler Court home after first firing a shot in the ground, police said Friday.

Dasia Bridges, 20, was charged with one count each of reckless conduct, damage to property second degree, discharge of a firearm on property of another, possession of a firearm or knife during the commission or attempt to commit certain crimes, and aggravated assault. She is held in the Muscogee County Jail for an 8 a.m. Saturday hearing in Recorder’s Court.

The victim was transported to Piedmont Columbus Regional Campus for non-life threatening injuries, police said.

Police were called at 4:15 a.m. Friday to the 6300 block of North Tyler Court to check on a shooting. During a domestic dispute, Bridges is accused of firing a shot near the victim before firing a second shot in his right leg.

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