Jasper woman in critical condition at UAB after shooting; boyfriend charged with attempted murder

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JASPER, Ala. (WIAT) — A Jasper man is in jail, charged with attempted murder in the shooting of his girlfriend, according to police.

Jasper police tell us Rachel Shelton is in critical condition at UAB hospital. She was shot Monday at 7 p.m. on Burton Ave.

51-year-old Burt Bowers reportedly turned himself in at 7:30 p.m. after he heard they were looking for him. He is currently charged with attempted murder.

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