Around 9:35 Saturday night (February 2nd), residents in Whitefish, Montana heard a series of screams followed by gunshots. 37-year-old Katherine Lanegan knocked on her neighbors house and told them she had shot her boyfriend, Ordean EngeBretson.
The neighbors called 911 and police responded and found EngeBretson with multiple gunshot wounds. He died at the scene.
Police Chief Bill Dial said that it appears likely that Katherine Lanegan of Whitefish acted in self-defense.