Surprise woman shoots ex-boyfriend in Goodyear

Officials with the Goodyear Police division have recognized each the sufferer and suspect in a murder that befell Tuesday morning.

GOODYEAR, Ariz. — 48-year-old Dulcenia Edwards of Surprise has been charged with the homicide of her ex-boyfriend, 50-year-old Luis Rene Duarte.

On Jun. 28 round 12:47 a.m., Goodyear Police officers responded to a service at a house close to 167th & Hilton avenues.

Officials mentioned they’d been known as to the house earlier in the night for a verbal disturbance, however Edwards was not there on the time.

When officers arrived for the second name, they discovered Duarte lifeless on the scene with a gunshot wound to his chest.

While investigating, police discovered from one among Edwards’ daughters that her mom had known as her, confessing she had shot Duarte.

Officers later discovered Edwards and the firearm with assist from one other one among her daughters.

Early studies recommend that Edwards claimed the capturing was self-defense, nevertheless officers say that “no further information was provided” and Edwards declined to answer questions concerning the occasion.

Edwards was booked into Maricopa County Jail on prices of 2nd-degree homicide. She at present has a bond set for $1 million.

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