Ella LaQuarles Harrison-Elmore
(Dorchester County Detention Center)
A South Carolina woman was arrested this week, charged with fatally shooting her ex-husband as he operated a riding lawn mower in the backyard of his house.
The suspect, identified as Ella LaQuarles Harrison-Elmore, 29, of Reevesville, shot the victim twice with a shotgun after an argument, authorities said, according to the newspaper the State in Columbia, S. C.
“His intestines are out,” Harrison-Elmore allegedly told a 911 coordinator during a call for medical assistance.
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A sworn statement from the Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office said Harrison-Elmore confessed to the shooting, Charleston, WCIV-TV reported.
The suspect was later arrested at the house of a neighbor, WCBD-TV reported. She was charged with the murder and to the Dorchester County Detention Center, according to WCIV.