Man charged after wife shot in head
A man has been charged with using a firearm while under the influence of alcohol after his wife was shot in the head at a property in the Riverina.
The 31-year-old woman sustained a gunshot wound to her head just after midnight on Saturday while with five other people at a property on the Cobb Highway in Pretty Pine.
The woman was flown to Royal Melbourne Hospital and remains in a critical condition.
The woman's husband, a 32-year-old man, has been charged with shooting a firearm in a manner likely to injure, using an unauthorised firearm and using a firearm under the influence of alcohol.
The man appeared before Griffith Local Court on Saturday and was refused bail to appear at the same court on Wednesday.