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UPDATE: Arrest in Norton shooting investigation

Published On: Nov 27 2012 05:23:21 AM CST
Updated On: Nov 27 2012 04:42:49 PM CST
NORTON, Va. -

A Southwest Virginia man faces charges after police say he shot a woman.

Melquan Huntley was arrested and charged Monday.

Police say the charges stem from a call last Wednesday night to a home in Green's Mobile Home Park.

Police say a woman was found in the back bedroom of a home with a bullet wound to the head.

Police tell us their investigation led to Huntley as the alleged shooter.

He was charged with unlawful discharge of a firearm and unlawful shooting of a person in the commission of a felony.

Norton Police said Tuesday morning the victim is alive, but would not give any more specifics about her condition.