TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — A woman was arrested Thursday after a shooting unfolded at a Tampa nursing center.

The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office confirmed with News Channel 8 that two employees at The Bristol at Tampa Rehabilitation & Nursing Center, located at 1818 E. Fletcher Avenue in Tampa, were involved in an altercation around 9:18 a.m.

Investigators said Felicia Johnson McGee, 46, and another employee worked together at Bristol for less than two months.

After a verbal altercation, deputies said the victim and McGee left the facility, where their conversation continued in the parking lot. During the conversation, investigators said McGee pulled out a gun and shot the other employee in the arm. The victim was taken to Tampa General Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.


“I’m disheartened to learn of this unwarranted violence,” said Sheriff Chad Chronister. “This is not just a violation of the law; it’s a violation of our most basic human values. My heart goes out to the victim, Bristol employees, and families with loved ones there.”

McGee was charged with attempted murder in the second-degree causing great bodily harm and aggravated battery great bodily harm or discharging a deadly weapon.