A Sevier County woman is in critical condition, after authorities say she was shot in the face by her estranged boyfriend. He then turned the gun on himself.
The shooting happened late Thursday night at a home on Bent Road in the Kodak community.
A witness told investigators that Browning Burgess, 69, of Newport, came to the home to talk to Audrey M. McCroskey, 46. The two argued, then Burgess shot McCroskey in the bedroom. He then came back into the living room, where he shot himself.