CROSS COUNTY, AR (WMC) - A Wynne, Arkansas man has been arrested on battery charges after Cross County Deputies said he shot a female in the face with a cross bow.
The incident happened on County Road 727 shortly before 4:20 p.m.
Deputies said 34-year-old Joseph Avellino got into an altercation with the victim and shot her in the face.
Upon arrival, deputies found the victim left in a vehicle en route to the hospital. The victim’s condition was available.
Avellino’s bond will be set Tuesday.
He is charged with first-degree battery and endangering the welfare of a minor.