Coral Springs Police arrested Tracie Lynn Cornell, age 43, of Coral Springs for intentionally shooting her live-in boyfriend, Terry Sands, age 43, in the chest after a domestic disturbance. The incident occurred last night at approximately 11 pm at a condominium complex at the 8900 block of Wiles Road. Cornell was also charged additionally for firing a round that missed Sands, and exited through an interior wall of the condominium, striking Cornell’s 6 year- old daughter in the arm.
Sands was transported to North Broward Medical Center he is listed in critical care, but is expected to survive. The 6 year old was transported to Broward General Hospital; she was treated and released to the custody of Child Protective Services.
Cornell was charged with 1 count of attempted murder and 1 count of aggravated child abuse.