CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A southern New Jersey man accused of shooting and seriously wounding his girlfriend has been convicted of multiple counts of aggravated assault and weapons offense.
Camden County prosecutors say 37-year-old Timothy Horne, of Sicklerville, faces a 40-year state prison term when he’s sentenced July 7.READ MORE: Triple Shooting In West Oak Lane Leaves Man Dead, 2 Women Exiting Funeral Services At Church Injured, Philadelphia Police Say
The shooting occurred in August 2013 in the victim’s Camden home. Authorities say the then-33-year-old woman was shot in the abdomen and was then taken to a hospital by Horne, who fled before police arrived at the building.READ MORE: Memorial Day Weekend In Philadelphia Is In Full Swing As Local Residents Attend Fireworks At Penn's Landing
Horne was captured about an hour later while driving the victim’s vehicle in Camden. Authorities say Horne told them the shooting was an accident and that it occurred during a domestic dispute.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Weather: 90's Arrive For Memorial Day
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