Montrose, COLO.—On October 6 at approximately 5:34pm, the Montrose County Sheriff’s Office and the Montrose Fire Protection District’s fire and EMS team were dispatched to a residence in the 19,600 block of Paradox Trail for a report of a shooting that occurred. Upon arrival, deputies located a 36-year-old female suffering from a gunshot wound to the shoulder.
The victim was transported to Montrose Regional Health and later transferred to St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Junction in guarded/stable condition. The suspect is Kristie Jones, a 63-year-old female, who was detained and later arrested by deputies. She is currently being held on a $60,000 bond for attempted homicide, reckless endangerment, 1st degree assault, and prohibited use of a weapon. The shooting stemmed from an argument at the suspect’s residence. The case is still under investigation.