SUSPECT ARRESTED: Woman Shot With Pellet Gun
An Altoona man is in the Polk County jail after being accused of shooting a woman with a pellet gun.
Altoona police say they responded to a call on December 5 on a report of an injured woman.
The incident happened at the Bridlewood Apartments on 5th Avenue Northwest. The victim told officers she was walking in a parking lot when she was shot in the arm.
Officers found evidence of a pellet gun. On Friday, they arrested 47-year-old Michael Hickman.
Police say he removed the window screen from his apartment and fired shots at random targets. He faces several felonies including intimidation with a dangerous weapon.