Rebecca M. Reed

A Huron County woman was arrested Tuesday after allegedly shooting a man in a hotel parking lot in Defiance.

According to the Defiance Police Department, officers responded to the Quality Inn, 1068 Hotel Drive, at about 7:10 p.m. following a report of a shooting. Officers took Rebecca M. Reed, 47, of New London, into custody.

The department reported the shooting took place during a disturbance in the parking lot and one man had sustained a gunshot wound to his foot. He was transported to Defiance Regional Medical Center by Defiance Fire and EMS and was listed in stable condition.

Reed was charged with felonious assault and transported to the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio. Further charges are pending a Defiance County grand jury.

Assisting at the scene was the Defiance County Prosecutor’s Office.


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