Man Was Showing Off Gun To Woman Inside A Home When It Went Off. Now, Police Accused Him Of Manslaughter.

Source: MEGA; Delaware State Police

May 23 2022, Published 10:02 a.m. ET

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A man was showing a woman a gun inside a home when it went off and killed the woman, police said. Now, the person holding the trigger faces criminal charges.

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Last week, Delaware State Police announced the arrested of Jordan Walls, 26. He was charged with manslaughter and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony.

On May 17, troopers responded to a Georgetown, Delaware, home for a reported shooting, according to Delaware State Police.

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When they arrived, troopers found a 54-year-old woman dead inside the home from a gunshot wound. The name of the victim was not released, and she was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators say Walls was showing the victim a weapon and a gunshot was fired. A 20-gauge shotgun was found at the scene, according to Delaware State Police.

Walls was booked into jail and is being held in $120,000 bond.


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