A 78-year-old woman is in critical condition after she was shot in the head Sunday morning, according to the Lincoln Police Department.
Officers responded to a house near 18th and Dakota streets around 6:25 a.m., and found the woman with life-threatening injuries, Capt. Benjamin Kopsa said. The woman was taken to a hospital and remains hospitalized.
The woman's husband is the suspect in the shooting and was arrested following the incident, Kopsa said.
LPD is still investigating.
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