Terrebonne Sheriff: woman shoots, kills ex-husband

Crystal Welch, 30
Crystal Welch, 30

Schriever, La. - The Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office says a woman killed her ex-husband inside of her home Wednesday night around 11pm.

The shooting happened in the 200 block of Gabreten Lane in Schreiver.

According to investigators, Chade Welch and his ex wife, 30 year-old Crystal Welch, were inside the house with their two kids.

They got into a verbal and physical argument. That's when Crystal Welch shot her ex-husband.

She was arrested for one count of manslaughter and booked into the Terrebonne jail.

Police did not say if the children were injured.