By Maxine Shen For Dailymail.com
Published: 01:22 BST, 11 October 2020 | Updated: 05:39 BST, 11 October 2020
A West Virginia registered nurse who traveled to New York City and Texas to treat coronavirus patients at the height of the pandemic and spoke at the RNC was arrested after allegedly shooting a woman during an argument.
Amy Thorn, 39, of Williamson, West Virginia, was arrested after she allegedly shot Jonda Whitt in the abdomen, while they argued Thursday at about 5pm, the Mingo Messenger reported.
Whitt was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Amy Thorn, 39, who spoke at the RNC (pictured), faces charges of malicious wounding after she allegedly shot another woman in the stomach during an argument Thursday evening
Police told WCHS Whitt is doing well and recovering at the hospital.
A police investigation revealed that an unspecified argument broke out between the two women, which led to Thorn allegedly fearing for her safety and