Henry Co. Woman in Critical Condition After Being Shot

Bassett, VA - A woman is in critical condition after a shooting in Henry County Tuesday night.

The sheriff's office was called to the 200 block of Bittersweet Drive in Bassett at around 11:15 p.m. When they got there, they found Linda Sue Mitchell, 57, with a gunshot wound.

She was taken to Martinsville Memorial Hospital and later airlifted to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

Police have charged her husband, David Leon Mitchell, 64, with aggravated malicious wounding.

He's being held in the Henry County Jail without bond.

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