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Topock woman accused of 2nd-degree murder in shooting of man

May 11, 2020 GMT

TOPOCK, Ariz. (AP) — A woman has been arrested in connection with a homicide in Topock, Mohave County authorities said Monday.

Sheriff’s officials said 48-year-old Jennifer Dawn Priole of Topock has been booked into jail on suspicion of felony second-degree murder.

It was unclear Monday of Priole has lawyer yet.

Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a Topock home Sunday night on a domestic violence call.

They arrived on scene and found a man dead in the driveway with multiple gunshot wounds.

Priole was detained and questioned and told authorities that she and the man had been arguing and a physical altercation took place.

But deputies say no marks or injuries were found on the victim to confirm the allegations.

Video surveillance cameras were located at the residence and video evidence was obtained from the incident.

The identity of the dead man is being withheld until his family can be notified.