Woman Called 911 To Report She Shot Someone, Now Faces Murder Charge, Police Say

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Source: MEGA; Austin police

Jul. 12 2022, Published 11:15 a.m. ET

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A woman called 911 to say she shot someone, and now police say she faces a murder charge.

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Around 5 p.m. on July 8, police in Austin, Texas, responded to an apartment complex after a reported shooting.

The caller, Jacklyn Ensign, 30, told dispatchers that she had shot someone, according to police.

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When police arrived, they found 52-year-old Allen Geisel dead at the scene from a gunshot. The shooting was the result of a domestic dispute, according to police. His manner of death was ruled a homicide.

Investigators did not detail what led to the domestic incident.

Police arrested Ensign and charged her with first-degree murder. She is being held in jail on $75,000 bond.


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