Sunday, May 27, 2012

Takesha Barne Killed by boyfriend Thomas Lamont Moton at Westview High School in Avondale, Arizona

A woman was shot dead by her boyfriend at her daughter’s eighth grade graduation, according to police.

Takesha Barnes was with family members at Westview High School in Avondale, Arizona for the ceremony on Friday afternoon.

She had run from the hall to her car after being told that her long term boyfriend Thomas Lamont Moton was on his way to the graduation.

Moton allegedly arrived, pulled up alongside her car and fired several shots through her window, hitting her in the stomach.

The 33-year-old mother-of-three was flown to hospital in a critical condition and later died from her injuries.

The school was packed with students, parents and teachers when the shooting took place in the parking lot. Read More