Melbourne woman accused of shooting husband in genitals, report says

Victoria Reid.. Mug courtesy BCSO.
Victoria Reid.. Mug courtesy BCSO.

MELBOURNE, FL (WESH) — A Melbourne woman is in jail for shooting her husband in his private parts after she accused him of having an affair, police told WESH 2 News.

Victoria Reid was arrested by Melbourne police Wednesday night and charged with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.

An arrest report said Reid pointed a gun at her husband and forced him to sit down to discuss his affair. The report said she taunted him, threatened to shoot him in the face or chest, threatened to maim him and threatened to give him post-traumatic stress disorder. The report said she fired a shot at his knee and the bullet traveled upward into his testicles.


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