Dothan man arrested after shooting two women

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DOTHAN, Ala (WDHN) — A Dothan man has been arrested after he shot and hospitalized two women Monday night.

Dothan Police arrested 21 year old Joshua Roshun George after two women went to the emergency room after they suffered multiple gunshot wounds, leaving one of the victims in critical condition.

After interviews, DPD determined the shooting occurred in the 1000 block of Fountain Street. When police arrived on scene, they detained George as he was leaving the residence with a firearm.

George has been charged with two counts of first degree assault, one count of attempted assault first degree and one count of discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling. His bond has been set for $105,000.

According to witnesses, George got into an altercation with a male family member at the Fountain Street residence. He left but quickly returned and fired a handgun into the home striking both victims, who were taken to the emergency room in a private vehicle.

One victim received a gunshot wound to the upper torso and is in critical but stable condition, the other was treated and released from the hospital Monday night.

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