Edna man shot and killed by girlfriend

An Edna man was shot and killed by his girlfriend earlier this morning.

Jackson County EMS, City of Edna Police, Jackson County Sheriff’s Deputies, and City of Ganado Police responded to a home in the 200 block of E. Church in Edna for a report of an injured person earlier this morning around midnight.

The caller reported that she had shot her boyfriend. Upon arrival the responders found 33-year-old Jarrett Parker deceased from a single gunshot wound to the chest.

A .40 caliber semi-automatic pistol was recovered from the bed nearby. Upon his arrival to the home Justice of the Peace Precinct 1 Darren Stancik pronounced Mr. Parker deceased and ordered an autopsy which will occur in Travis County at a later date.

The Edna Police Department will be investigating further.