Woman Shot Near Woodland Park

Woman initially reported that she been walking outside when she was shot

By Justin Franz

Updated: Nov. 29, 10:45 a.m.

A 39-year-old Kalispell woman was shot in the leg in a home near Kalispell’s Woodland Park on Nov. 27.

According to a press release from the Kalispell Police Department, the woman first reported that she was shot while walking along Woodland Avenue. The woman was transported to Kalispell Regional Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

Further investigation found that the woman had actually been inside the house when she was shot. Detective Captain Doug Overman said law enforcement knows who fired the gun but the circumstances around the shooting remain under investigation.

Editor’s Note: This story was updated with corrected information from the Kalispell Police Department on Nov. 29. 

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