Police: Woman shoots herself in back to alleviate pain - KXXV Central Texas News Now

Police: Woman shoots herself in back to alleviate pain

Police are on the scene of a shooting in Robinson. (Source: KXXV) Police are on the scene of a shooting in Robinson. (Source: KXXV)
ROBINSON, TX (KXXV) -

A woman was taken to the hospital Friday morning after a shooting in Robinson. 

Robinson police were on the scene in the 600 block of Karnes Drive in Robinson. Police said that a 76-year-old woman had shot herself in the back after experiencing chronic pain that she could no longer tolerate. 

The woman was found in the driveway with a gunshot wound to the right hip. She told officers that she hoped that now she could experience relief from the back pain. 

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