Troopers: Man shoots at pregnant girlfriend in Putnam County

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PUTNAM COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A pregnant woman is safe after West Virginia State Police troopers say her boyfriend shot at her inside a home in Putnam County.

It happened in the Country Road Trailer Park in Poca.

Troopers tell WSAZ Robert Hicks, 29, shot at his girlfriend Thursday evening.

According to troopers, the bullet went through a couch, through the wall of the trailer, and into the ground outside.

Hicks is charged with wanton endangerment, domestic assault, and shooting within 500 feet of a dwelling.

Troopers expect him to be arraigned Friday morning.