Woman charged in accidental shooting of boyfriend

Kristina Kriefall (Winnebago Co. Jail)

OSHKOSH (WLUK) -- Kristina Kriefall has been charged with injury by negligent handling of a weapon for allegedly shooting her boyfriend May 11 in Menasha.

Kriefall, 30, also faces a misdemeanor count of endangering safety. She is scheduled to make a court appearance Monday afternoon.

According to the criminal complaint, Kriefall and her boyfriend were arguing. She grabbed a gun, and while arguing, it accidentally discharged. He was struck in the hip.

Kriefall made her initial appearance Monday in Winnebago County court, where she waived her preliminary hearing. She returns to court July 2 for an arraignment. A signature bond was set, court records show.

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