Roosevelt Man Shot Wife in Face, Cops Say

A man has been arrested for alllegedly shooting his wife in the face, critically injuring her during an argument in the couple’s Roosevelt home over the weekend, Nassau County police said.

Brian Martin, 36, allegedly shot his 39-year-old wife at their William Street home, causing several injuries and fractures to her face area at 2:23 p.m. Saturday , police said.

The victim was taken to a local hospital, where she is being treated for her injuries and is listed in critical but stable condition at this time.

Martin was charged with assault and criminal use of a firearm. The gun was recovered at the scene, police said.

Martin will be arraigned Sunday at First District Court in Hempstead.