• Whittington woman dead after Friday shooting

    by  • May 20, 2013 • News

    A Friday evening shooting in Benton has left a Franklin County woman dead and a 39-year-old Elkville man in custody. Shooting

    Donald A. Lee has been charged with unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon. He was arrested at the scene of the shooting Friday and remained Monday in custody of the Franklin County Jail.

    Brittany Andrews, 23, of Whittington was killed as a result of a gunshot wound to the head.

    Andrews was found in the parking lot of Vickee’s Card Shop near the square a little after 10:30 Friday night. She was pronounced dead an hour later at Franklin hospital.

    The shooting is still under investigation.