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Man shoots girlfriend to death in Paynesville

By Emmanuel wise Jipoh 

A woman believed to be in her 20’s has reportedly been shot and killed by her boyfriend in the Parker Paint Community, Paynesville, Montserrado County.

Reports say the alleged shooter is in police custody, but his name had not been revealed to this paper up to press time.

The incident is said to have occurred on Tuesday, 3 January 2022.

The deceased, Darlene Fuller, was said to be a 2021-2022 graduate of the Revival Temper AGM High School, and a mother of one.

Her boyfriend allegedly killed her around 1:00 am Tuesday after the pair had returned from hanging out with other friends.

Sources narrated that the pair came from a nearby entertainment center when the sad incident occurred around the Tom Beyan Fence in Parker Paint Community, Paynesville.

Witnesses told the NewDawn that the boyfriend reportedly held the gun secretly among his friends during their refreshment time at the local entertainment center.

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They said they had returned home to Darlene Fuller’s parents’ house where she stayed with her two-year-old son only identified as Miracle.

James Y. Zinnah, a witness, explained to the NewDawn that the boyfriend was seen playing with a single-barrel gun.

James the suspected was warned by friends to stop playing with a gun in the group, but he allegedly responded that the gun had no shot in it.

While they were all sitting early that morning at Darlene Fuller’s parent’s house, the witness said the gun mistakenly fired into the neck of Darlene, and she died instantly.

Meanwhile, the boyfriend of the late Darlene, an alleged suspect, is said to be in police custody undergoing interrogation.

Police are said to be seeking answers to what led to the incident.

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The New Dawn is Liberia’s Truly Independent Newspaper Published by Searchlight Communications Inc. Established on November 16, 2009, with its first hard copy publication on January 22, 2010. The office is located on UN Drive in Monrovia Liberia. The New Dawn is bilingual (both English & French).
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