MOUNTAIN HOME -- Police in Mountain Home in southwestern Idaho say a man has been taken into custody after his wife received a gunshot wound to the chest.

Police say 29-year-old Matthew R. Lindstrom of Mountain Home faces a charge of aggravated battery.

Police say the woman was taken to a Boise hospital to be treated for injuries. Her name hasn't been released.

Sgt. Rick Viola says police responded about 1:30 a.m. Sunday and learned an altercation occurred and that a .45-caliber handgun discharged.

Police are continuing to investigate.

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