A man who is accused of shooting his wife has now been charged. 32-year-old Nicholas Floyd Hauffe is accused of turning a gun on 42-year-old Dana Hauffe during a disturbance on the evening of Sunday, January 3rd in the couple’s home on County Road 168 in the Ryall Acres Subdivision just west of Jasper.
Officers said Dana Hauffe was hit in the leg and is still recovering from her injury. They said Nicholas Hauffe fled from the scene, but he was captured two days later in Louisiana.
Nicholas Hauffe has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Jasper County Precinct 5 Justice of the Peace Brett Holloway has set his bond at $300,000.00, and as of Monday he remained in the Jasper County Jail.