A 34-year-old Middletown woman is in critical condition today after reportedly shooting herself outside of Ruby Tuesday in the Middletown Commons Shopping Center on Sunday evening.
Middletown police officers and paramedics responded to the restaurant parking lot at 474 W. Main St. about 9 p.m. after receiving numerous reports of a shooting, police said.
Officers found the woman in her vehicle with a single gunshot wound to the head, Middletown Police Chief Henry Tobin III said.
The woman was later flown to Christiana Hospital, where she remained this afternoon.
Tobin said an investigation is ongoing, although no foul play is suspected.
The woman's name has not been released.
No further information is available at this time.