Thirty-one-year-old Jessica Aldridge is charged with shooting her boyfriend 41-year-old Joseph Cupit.
Adams County Sheriff Travis Patten says deputies found the man’s body lying beside his vehicle on a road Sunday night.
According to authorities, the two got into an argument and Cupit choked her.
The sheriff said Cupit was getting into his vehicle to leave when they argued more and she shot him. Patten said eyewitnesses said Aldridge fired from the house and was not in any immediate danger.