Greene County man charged with attempted murder


A Greene County man has been charged with attempted first-degree murder after deputies say he shot a woman in the leg Sunday.

Sheriff Pat Hankins said deputies responded to a shooting on Doty Chapel Road. Deputies found the woman with a gunshot wound to her leg and arrested 47-year-old Lee Allen Britton.

The woman was taken to the hospital for surgery, but there is no word on her condition.

Britton is being held in jail on a $340,000 bond.