UPDATE: Man surrenders following standoff after barricading himself inside St. Martin home after allegedly shooting wife

ST. MARTIN, Miss. (WXXV) — The man who barricaded himself inside a St. Martin home after allegedly shooting his wife Thursday morning has surrendered.

The incident happened in the front yard of the couple’s home on Brookstone Drive in St. Martin. Witnesses say the two were arguing in the yard when the man revealed a gun and shot his wife.

Sheriff Ezell says the woman, who has been identified as 43-year-old Michelle Coleman, was initially taken to Ocean Springs Hospital for treatment, but has been transported to USA Hospital. Her condition is unknown at this time.

Two children were inside the home at the time of the incident, but have since been safely removed by deputies.

News 25 will have more information as it becomes available.

 

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