ST. LANDRY PARISH, La. (KLFY) – An Opelousas woman has been arrested after she allegedly shot her boyfriend in the back during an argument, according to the St. Landry Parish Sheriff’s Office (SLPSO).
Crystal Gene Bell-Edmond, 41, of Opelousas, was arrested on Jan. 27 and charged with attempted second-degree murder, according to SLPSO.
According to SLPSO, Bell-Edmond called 911 and said that she shot her boyfriend in the back.
When deputies arrived, she was located in the home and the victim was found at a convenience store across the street from the residence, according to SLPSO.
Following an investigation, it was determined that when Bell-Edmond got off work, the victim picked her up and the two got into an argument on their way home.
SLPSO said that when Bell-Edmond and the victim got home, Bell-Edmond shot him in the lower back.
She then called 911 to report the shooting, SLPSO said.
Bell-Edmond’s bond is set at $75,000.
Disclaimer: All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty.