A woman is facing charges for filing a false report about a shooting.0

Maryville Police arrested 21-year-old Amanda Paige Hatcher. Police say Hatcher told them she and her boyfriend, 18-year-old Marcus Anthony Hill, were walking in front of the Stonetree Apartments Sunday when someone shot Hill in the leg.

Police found no evidence to support that, and later determined Hill accidentally shot himself in the leg while cleaning his gun.

Charges are pending against Hill.

Read or Share this story: