According to Butler County Sheriff, Kenny Harden, Barfield and his alleged girlfriend, 45-year-old Lori Campbell, were in an altercation in Georgiana Saturday night.
During that time, Barfield and Campbell were wrestling with a gun that belonged to Campbell.
The firearm went off and struck Campbell’s 16 year old daughter on the left side of her waist.
The girl was taken to a local hospital and later treated and released in Montgomery.
Campbell is also being charged with 2nd degree assault.
Barfield has been released on a 10-thousand dollar bond.
He has been placed on paid administrative leave.