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July 18, 2014 at 9:41 AM

Shelton woman accused of fatally shooting man at his home

The Associated Press

ALLYN, Mason County — Police have arrested a 34-year-old Shelton woman accused of fatally shooting a man at the front door of his home.

KBKW says the sheriff’s office responded to a report Thursday about 9 p.m. that a woman had shot a man in the face and then fled on foot.

Deputies found a 47-year-old man dead of an apparent gunshot wound to the face.

Police searched the area and found the female suspect lying in the backyard next door to the victim’s home.

The woman was booked into Mason County Jail on investigation of homicide.

Detectives searched the home and took a gun into evidence.

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