FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) -- A Golden man has been formally charged in the weekend shooting of his girlfriend.
Itawamba County Sheriff Chris Dickinson says Billy Joe Graham, 30, of Fairview School Road was charged with possession of a weapon by a convicted felon and aggravated assault.
Graham is charged with shooting the woman Saturday with a .50 caliber muzzle loader hunting rifle.
Dickinson says the unidentified woman is in critical condition at a Tupelo hospital.
Graham is currently being held in the Itawamba County Jail on a $100,000.
He was on probation and is being held for the Mississippi Department of Corrections.