March 7, 2014 4:48 pm -

She wanted to leave him, but not kill him. She said she was moving boxes around when the shotgun went off by mistake.

The woman also told police she was moving out due to an argument she had with her boyfriend earlier in the day. She was taken downtown for further questioning.

No charges have been filed at this time as the investigation is continuing.

Police did not release the identities of the victim or the woman.

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