Sheriff: Ore. man, 21, shoots mother in stomach



ST. HELENS, Ore. (AP) — The Columbia County Sheriff’s office says a 21-year-old man shot his mother in the stomach with a handgun.

The Oregonian reports 50-year-old Dana Terry is in a Portland hospital in critical condition after Sunday’s shooting.

Her son, Robert W. Terry, was arrested after he holed up in a house for five hours. He was arrested for investigation of first-degree assault and other charges. He is being held at the Columbia County Jail on $118,000 bail.

The sheriff’s office is determining what caused the shooting.