A South Texas man is nursing a gunshot wound to the leg after he told police his sleeping wife awakened, took him for a stalker and opened fire.
The woman is in Nueces County Jail on suspicion of aggravated assault Monday after the Saturday incident.
A Corpus Christi police spokesman says officers arrived at the couple's home about 10 p.m. Saturday to find the man lying in the street bleeding from his left leg.
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Senior Officer Travis Pace tells the Corpus Christi Caller-Times the man said he was in bed with his wife when she awakened and thought he was a stalker.
Pace said the man told her repeatedly who he was, but the woman pursued him with a gun, firing repeatedly, hitting him once in the leg.