Woman charged with killing boyfriend in Johnston

By: The Associated Press
By: The Associated Press

Saturday, April 27, 2013

JOHNSTON, S.C. (AP) -- Authorities say they have arrested a 23-year-old woman in a shooting death in Johnston.

Police said Ashley Butler is charged with murder in the death of her live-in boyfriend, 25-year-old Otis Key Jr.

Investigators say Key was shot in the chest around 11:30 a.m. Friday in the home the couple shared after an argument.

Butler is being held at the Edgefield County jail. It wasn't known if she had an attorney.

(Copyright 2013, The Associated Press)


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